John Whittingdale MP OBE

John Whittingdale MP OBE

Member of EPDI honorary advisory Board

Since 2005 Chairman of the Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee during the run up to the Olympics.

He served as Special Advisor to three successive Secretaries of State for Trade and Industry and as Political Secretary to Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher becoming a Member of Parliament in 1992.

He has a special interest in former Soviet countries and the caucusas.