Charlotte was the Member of Parliament for Bristol North West (2010-2017), and in 2013 was the Spectator's "Backbencher of the Year" for her work on the NHS. Whilst an MP, she chaired the APPGs on Saudi Arabia and Boxing, alongside sitting on Select Committees for education and health.
She is currently Managing Director of the Conservative Middle East Council (CMEC), building UK - MENA relationships and enabling parliamentarians to gain a first-hand understanding of the region, through delegations, publications and debates.
Prior to entering politics, Charlotte worked in television production at the BBC, at charities including the National Autistic Society, at the think tank "Policy Exchange". She attended Balliol College, Oxford where she read Classics.