Special Parliament Sitting on Thursday 11th, March 2021 at 10:00 a.m.

Hon. Richard Masere, MP

Richard Masere

Ministerial Portfolio
Vice Minister assisting the Prime Minister on Direct Foreign Investment

Ijivitari Open

Our Development Party

Votes Received
15, 245

Parliamentary Services

Current: First elected to the 10th National Parliament for the Ijivitari Open seat in the 2017 General Elections as a member of the National Alliance Party. Joined People's National Congress party after the formation of Government, resigned from PNC party and joined Our Development Party. Appointed Vice Minister assisting the Prime Minister on Direct Foreign Investment on 7/09/2020 following a cabinet reshuffle,1st term in this Parliament.

Past: Appointed Member of the Appointments; Private Business and Standing Orders Parliamentary Committees and assistant Speaker from June 2019-early September 2020. Discharged from the Public Sector Reform and Service Delivery Special Committee on 03/09/20, discharged from the Private Business Committee and assistant Speaker on 04/09/2020.


Religion: Christianity- Anglican
Primary Education: Completed Primary Education from Coronation Primary School (1978-1983)
Secondary Education: Completed Secondary Education from Gordons Secondary School (1984-1987)
Tertiary Education: Completed Tertiary Education from Madang Divine Word University (2001-2003)

Achievements: Awarded Diplomas in Management and Human Resource Management from Madang Divine Word University, 2003.
Last Occupation Prior to Elections: Employed with Toyota Tsusto Holdings South Pacific (2012-2017)

Contact Details

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