Robert Halfon

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Person.png Robert Halfon
Born Robert Henry Halfon
London, United Kingdom
Alma mater Highgate School, University of Exeter
Religion Judaism
Party Conservative
Wikipedia page Robert Halfon

Employment.png Minister without Portfolio

In office
11 May 2015 - Present

Employment.png Deputy Chairman of the Conservative Party

In office
11 May 2015 - Present

Employment.png Member of Parliament for Harlow

In office
6 May 2010 - Present

Official narrative

According to Robert Halfon's website:

Robert is an adviser to a number of Conservative organizations and is currently Political Director of Conservative Friends of Israel. He has previously worked as Chief of Staff to Oliver Letwin and as a consultant to business. Robert is also an author having written essays for books and articles on subjects as diverse as Social Justice, Russia, Conservatism, and Corporate Responsibility.
Robert is a Roydon Parish Councillor and a former Governor of Passmores School. He has fought Harlow twice as Conservative Parliamentary Candidate (in 2001 and 2005). He is a Patron of the Harlow Homeless Centre.
At the 2005 election, Robert lost by just 97 votes after three recounts. Harlow Constituency is now the third most marginal in the country having had a Labour majority of 10,500 in 1997.
Robert has also stood for Council and was active in Conservative Students when at Exeter University. [1]



  1. Robert Halfon From his personal website, accessed 9 September 2007.