David Seymour - Leader of the ACT Party
ACT Party Leader David Seymour will speak about the performance of the current Government and how ACT’s recently-announced policies in the areas of tax, education and red tape will help small businesses get ahead. A question and answer session will follow.
David grew up in Whangarei with two younger brothers, where his parents were a pharmacist and a draughtsman. As a teenager, he moved to Auckland for high school before graduating from the University of Auckland in electrical engineering and philosophy. David knocked on 13,000 doors in the Epsom electorate before being elected in 2014. In the Key/English Government he was the Under-Secretary to the Minister of Education and responsible for charter schools. He is the sponsor of the End of Life Choice Bill.