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Michael Portillo is a Cambridge graduate who made the move from politics to TV and Journalism. He worked for the government in a variety of roles from 1986 until 1997 when he returned to journalism. Michael had a weekly column in the Scotsman and a three part series for Channel 4 about politics, he has also made a number of BBC 2 programmes. he returned to politics when he was re-elected to Parliament in a by-election and after unsuccessfully contesting the leadership of the conservative party in 2001 he took a backseat and retired from politics in 2005. He is a charismatic and engaging keynote speaker.
Biography of Michael Portillo