People of the Senedd

Sam Rowlands MS

Sam Rowlands MS

Senedd Regional Member

Welsh Conservative Party

Welsh Conservative Party Group

North Wales

My Senedd Activities

What assessment has the Welsh Government made of recommendations in the Buckland review of autism employment?

Tabled on 28/02/2024

What assessment has the Minister made of poverty levels in Wales?

Tabled on 28/02/2024

What is the Welsh Government doing to help local authorities cooperate on tackling homelessness?

Tabled on 27/02/2024

Further to WQ91025, what education, cultural, business and sporting organisations did Welsh Government officials at international offices in Chongqing, Beijing and Shanghai meet in the la...

Tabled on 27/02/2024

I wouldn't say it doesn't matter, but I would come back to the Curriculum for Wales, which goes back to that teachers and headteachers will want to deliver what they see as being best for...

Finance Committee | 22/02/2024

Can I just—? Rhianon, would you mind if I asked Christian just to check anything I've said there, that I might have missed?

Finance Committee | 22/02/2024

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Personal history

Sam was born in Bangor and grew up in Penygroes, near Caernarfon, before moving to Abergele when he was nine; he attended Ysgol Eirias in Colwyn Bay. Sam worked for HSBC between 2009 and 2019 as a credit risk manager which provided him with international experience and also the attainment of a degree in business management. He married Natasha in 2008 and together they have three daughters.

Political history

Sam was first elected to Conwy County Borough and Abergele Town Councils in 2008. He was the youngest Mayor of Abergele from 2015 – 2016 and was appointed Conwy County Borough Council’s Cabinet Member for Finance and Resources in 2017 before being elected Leader of the Council in 2019. Sam contested the Vale of Clwyd constituency in the 2016 Senedd elections, before being elected to represent the North Wales region in 2021. After his election Sam was appointed as the Conservative Party’s spokesman for local government in Wales.


Terms of office

  1. 08/05/2021 -

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