Craig was born and bred in Montgomeryshire and grew up in Welshpool where he studied at Welshpool High School. He now lives in Llanfair Caereinion with his wife and two children.
Prior to his Parliamentary Career, Craig held various positions in local government and also spent time working in the National Assembly for Wales. He also served as a non-executive director of one of the largest bus companies in Wales, operated his own consultancy company and was director of a think tank.
Craig was elected Member of Parliament for Montgomeryshire at the General Election in December 2019. He was previously the Member of Parliament for Cardiff North between 2015 – 2017. Craig has also worked as a Special Adviser to the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union.
Since his election, Craig has previously served as Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Chief Secretary to the Treasury and to the Chancellor of the Exchequer. He was appointed as Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Prime Minister in October 2022.
Craig has also previously served as a member of the International Trade and European Statutory Instruments committees, as well as being a member of several All-Party Parliamentary Groups, including serving as the Chair of the APPG’s for Wales in the World; Pigeon Racing; and Eggs, Pigs and Poultry.
If you would like an appointment with Craig to discuss any issue, please email Craig.Williams.MP@Parliament.UK or call 01938 552315.
Craig Williams MP