Stephen Doughty was first elected as Welsh Labour / Co-operative MP for Cardiff South and Penarth in 2012 and was re-elected in 2015 and 2017.
Born and educated in South Wales, he later studied in Canada, Oxford and St Andrews.
He worked in senior policy, management and advocacy roles for World Vision and Oxfam, and as Special Adviser to the Secretary of State for International Development at DFID.
In Parliament he has held roles in the Shadow Treasury, Business and Foreign Affairs teams including as Shadow Foreign Affairs Minister and Shadow Minister for Trade and Industry. He served on the Wales and International Development Select Committees and joined the Home Affairs Select Committee in September 2017. Stephen has chaired the UK All Party Parliamentary Group on HIV/AIDS since June 2017.