David Semple

Manchester Federation Chairman

David Semple is a film maker. His recent films include “Showdown At Kedem”, “Lost In Jerusalem” and “Jerusalem Syndrome: A Journey To The Center Of The Universe”. He writes about the Middle East and the British Empire.

Daniel Kallmunzer

Manchester Federation Deputy Chairman Political

Daniel Kallmunzer works in a private sector in the management of a local dairy. Daniel is a Czech ex-pat living in Manchester for the past thirteen years. Married with two children, he also volunteers as Primary School Governor. Daniel has been a member of Conservative Party since 2013, he was a campaign manager and agent in the last two General Elections, and previously also ran for Manchester City Council.

Phelim Rowe

Manchester Federation Deputy Chairman Membership

Phelim Rowe is a Conference Director with experience in both the public and private sectors. He has organised conferences in the US, Europe, Middle East, Asia, Africa and Latin America on a variety of topics. Prior to conferencing he held Policy Advisor positions for Town Planning in the UK Department of Communities and Local Government and Trade, Defence Promotion and Ministerial Private Office in the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills. 

He holds an Undergraduate Degree from University College London and a Master’s Degree from the London School of Economics and Political Science. His personal interests include politics, world music, travelling and photography.

Paul Wan

Manchester Federation Secretary and Fundraising Officer

Jacqueline Foster MEP

On June 4th 2009, Jacqueline was elected as one of three Conservative MEPs for the North West of England. Jacqueline is the Conservative Party's Spokesman on the Transport & Tourism Committee, a position she also held between 1999 and 2004, and the Environment Committee.In addition, Jacqueline is Vice President of the Sky & Space Parliamentary Intergroup and is also Vice President of the Animal Welfare Parliamentary Intergroup.

Sajjad Karim MEP

Sajjad was elected to Pendle Borough Council in May 1994, where he served for eight years holding key chairmanships and vice chairmanships.  In June 2004, he was elected as a Member of the European Parliament for the North West of England. He serves on the European Parliament's Committee on International Trade and is Rapporteur on EU-India Trade Relations. He is also a member of the European Parliament's Sub-Committee on Human Rights.