Fraser Nelson is editor of The Spectator and a Daily Telegraph columnist. He is also on the advisory boards of the Centre for Policy Studies and the Centre for Social Justice. He was political editor of The Spectator from 2006-09 and was previously political editor of The Scotsman. He started off at The Herald in Glasgow and spent five years on the business desk of The Times before becoming its Scottish Political Correspondent. He lives in Twickenham with his family. He was named Political Columnist of the Year in the 2009 Comment awards.