Dean Russell

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Dean Russell

Official portrait of Dean Russell MP crop 2.jpg
Dean Russell pictured in November 2019
Member of Parliament
for Watford
Assumed office
12 December 2019
Preceded byRichard Harrington
Majority4,433 (7.6%)
Personal details
Political partyConservative

Dean Russell FRSA MP is a British Conservative Party politician. He has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Watford since the 2019 general election.[1]


Russell studied a BSc(Hons) in Physics and Business Studies and an MPhil in Physics and Material Science at university, before embarking on a career in marketing - initially with Bluewave.[2]

Political career[edit]

Russell stood for Parliament in Luton North in 2015 and Luton South in 2017, coming second to the incumbent Labour candidate on both occasions.[2]

He was elected to represent Watford in 2019, when he won the seat with 26,421 votes, a majority of 4,433 over the Labour candidate Chris Ostrowski who received 21,988 votes.[3]


  • Russell, Dean (2019), How to Win: The Ultimate Professional Pitch Guide by Epifny Consulting Ltd, ISBN 1999602404


  1. ^ "Watford parliamentary constituency - Election 2019". BBC News. Retrieved 13 December 2019.
  2. ^ a b "Dean Russell". Watford.
  3. ^ "′Watford has spoken′ - readers react to Dean Russell and Tories victory". Watford Observer. Retrieved 16 December 2019.

External links[edit]

Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Richard Harrington
Member of Parliament for Watford