Our Board of AdvisorsOur team of experts and policymakers
We are pleased to have experts and elected policymakers on our board of advisors.
Clywd West MP
After graduating from Chester College of Law, David started his own law practise where he practised law until the opportunity arose for him to enter local politics in the Conwy region.
Professor Patrick Minford
Professor of Applied Economics, Cardiff University
Patrick Minford is a British macroeconomist who is Professor of Applied Economics at Cardiff Business School, Cardiff University, a position he has held since 1997. He has written extensively about the economics of the European Union and is the chair of Economists for Free Trade.
Political and Animal Welfare Campaigner
Monima O’Connor started her career working at 14 in London selling magazines and sweets in a small shop, with no higher education qualifications Monima worked her way up and by the time she was 18 was working as a secretary at an American Investment Bank. Monima then spent 27 years working in the financial markets sector where she worked in both London and Hong Kong for major international financial institutions such as JP Morgan.
She has been involved in Politics since the 1990s, standing for the Referendum Party in the 1997 General Election. Now residing in West Wales, Monima is a keen political and animal welfare campaigner.
Bay of Colwyn Councillor
Adrian Mason has been in legal education since 1999 previously having enjoyed a successful period as a senior manager in industry. Adrian, who specialises in constitutional affairs and litigation, is a frequent contributor to legal journals. He also acts as a reviewer for the Nursing and Midwifery Council and sits on the Lay Committee of the Royal College of Anaesthetists, holding a position on the Welsh Board.
In recent years Adrian has become involved in politics and is a Conservative councillor. He was the North Wales co-coordinator for the Vote Leave campaign and is a senior volunteer for Change Britain.
MEP for Wales
Nathan has been campaigning to leave the European Union since 2004 and has stood in various local and national elections as a candidate for UKIP. Nathan was elected as UKIP MEP for Wales in 2014 and as a Regional Welsh Assembly Member in 2016.
Nathan played a prominent role in the Vote Leave campaign in Wales, working with cross-party groups to secure Brexit.
Dr James Davies
James studied medicine at Cambridge University and after after graduation he returned to the Vale of Clwyd to begin his junior doctor training at Ysbyty Glan Clwyd, Bodelwyddan. He subsequently became a General Practitioner in the NHS and a clinical champion for dementia.
James was born in St Asaph and was brought up in Prestatyn. James was elected Member of Parliament for the Vale of Clwyd in 2015 and he served for two years as MP, until the 2017 snap General Election.
Brecon and Radnorshire MP
Chris was born in the Swansea Valley and educated at Moriston Comprehensive. After leaving school, Chris went on to work as a rural auctioneer and estate agent. He also managed one of Mid Wales’ largest mixed veterinary practices, based in Hay-on-Wye.
In 2012 Chris was elected as the Powys County Councillor for the Glasbury Ward. During his time as a County Councillor, he was well respected as a hard campaigner for his area, sorting out flooding issues, resolving planning disputes and fixing the highways and byways. In 2015 he was elected as the Member of Parliament for Brecon and Radnorshire, with the largest majority since 1983.