Senior Advisor at PLMR and former Chair of the Education Select Committee
Neil Carmichael is a Senior Adviser at PLMR and joined the business after serving seven years in the House of Commons from 2010-2017, as the Conservative Member of Parliament for Stroud. During his time in parliament Neil was a member of the Environmental Audit Committee (2010-2015) and the Education Select Committee (2010-2017), the latter of which he chaired from 2015 onwards.
Neil started his career as a livestock farmer in Northumberland, before he went on to work as a Lecturer in Modern British Political History, Rural Economic Development, and EU Policies and Instructions and then forged a career in public affairs.
Neil is an ambassador for the PLMR business and provides senior counsel to clients across sectors.