Dean Lockhart

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Dean Lockhart

Member of the Scottish Parliament
for Mid Scotland and Fife
Assumed office
6 May 2016
Personal details
Political partyScottish Conservative Party
Alma materUniversity of Glasgow

Dean Lockhart MSP is a Scottish Conservative Party politician who has been a Member of the Scottish Parliament (MSP) for the Mid Scotland and Fife since the election in May 2016.

In 2016, he stood for the Scottish Parliament as the Conservative candidate for Stirling where he came second, then was elected from the Mid Scotland and Fife regional list.[1]

Lockhart is the Scottish Conservative Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Economy, Jobs and Fair work.[2] He also sits on the Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee in the Scottish Parliament[3] Mr Lockhart is also the Convenor of the Cross Party Group (CPG) on Japan.

Prior to entering Scottish politics in May 2016, Lockhart was a capital markets partner at law firm Linklaters, Singapore from 2007 until April 2016 [4] [5], having previously been made partner in Hong Kong (2002-2007).


  1. ^ "Election 2016: Mid Scotland and Fife. Scottish Parliament region". BBC News. 6 May 2016.
  2. ^ "Scottish Conservative appointments for new parliamentary term". Scottish Conservative Party. Retrieved 26 May 2016.
  3. ^ "Membership". Scottish Parliament. Retrieved 21 June 2016.
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