Andrew Dearden is the treasurer of the BMA and a member of BMA council.
He has previously served as chairman of both the BMA's pensions committee and BMA Wales council. As chair of the pensions committee, he led the BMA in our NHS pension negotiations from 2006-2009.
In the past he has chaired the BMA Wales GP trainee committee, the GPC (Wales) and the BMA's community care committee.
He was also involved in the GMS negotiations between 2003 and 2006.
Dr Dearden is currently a GP based in Cardiff and a fellow of the BMA and Royal College of GPs.