The National Party has selected Dan Bidois as its candidate to contest the Northcote by-election.
Mr Bidois is currently Strategy Manager for Foodstuffs. He was raised and educated in Auckland, leaving school at 15 to complete a butchery apprenticeship with Woolworth’s New Zealand.
Aspirational for his future, he went on to study at the University of Auckland, and attended Harvard University on a Fulbright Scholarship. He has worked as a strategist and economist in New Zealand, the United States, and Malaysia. . .
Qualifications and experience in both a trade and profession are a good combination for a potential MP.