A keen cyclist, a transport enthusiast, father, and the son of a revered chauffeur driver, National MP Brett Hudson has occupied Parliament's back bench for half a decade.

But who is he? For many Kiwis, that's a fair question. There are 120 MPs in Parliament and only about 10-15 are regularly in the news.

Of those, only three or four would be household names.

Brett Hudson, unfortunately for him, is not one of them.


So who is Brett Hudson? In his own words, describing himself: "He's a former IT professional with some pretty strong opinions around the economy and the