Daniel Hannan is a British politician, journalist and author. He has been Member of the European Parliament for South East England since 1999 for the Conservative Party.
He is also the Secretary-General of the Alliance of European Conservatives and Reformists (AECR), an advocate of Euro scepticism.
After stints as a speech-writer for Michael Howard and William Hague, Hannan was elected to the European Parliament at the 1999 elections. He led the campaign to withdraw the Conservative Party from the EPP–ED, eventually being expelled from the group in 2008.