Borough Councillors

Abbey - Cllr Nigel Benbow

Nigel has lived in South Wimbledon for fifteen years.  After working in insurance Lloyd's market, he set up his own business developing financial models that analyses the ForEx trading markets.  He has a BSc (Hons) from Hertfordshire University.

Cannon Hill - Cllr Nick McLean

Nicholas McLean, 47, lives in Monkleigh Road with his civil partner. Nick has travelled widely throughout his life. Born in Wellington, New Zealand, he left for North America at the age of 18 to pursue a career in sport.

Dundonald - Cllr David Dean

David is a life-long South Londoner, brought up on the St Helier Estate.  David has lived, with his wife and three children, in Dundonald since 1997. He has a keen interest in the environment and during his 12 years as a councillor has worked hard to make Merton greener.

Raynes Park - Cllr Adam Bush

Adam has lived in Raynes Park most of his life serving as a local councillor since 2014. He has an Accounting & Finance degree and an MBA. Adam is a qualified accountant and works for the UK’s sixth-largest accountancy firm.

Raynes Park - Cllr Omar Bush

Omar has lived in Raynes Park his entire life. Having grown up and gone to school here, he understands the issues facing families in Raynes Park. Omar graduated from Kingston University with a degree in Accounting & Finance and now works for a mid-size firm specialising in tax.