Rishi Sunak

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Rishi Sunak

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Sunak in 2017
Chancellor of the Exchequer
Assumed office
13 February 2020
Prime MinisterBoris Johnson
Preceded bySajid Javid
Chief Secretary to the Treasury
In office
24 July 2019 – 13 February 2020
Prime MinisterBoris Johnson
Preceded byLiz Truss
Succeeded bySteve Barclay
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Local Government
In office
9 January 2018 – 24 July 2019
Prime MinisterTheresa May
Preceded byMarcus Jones
Succeeded byLuke Hall
Member of Parliament
for Richmond (Yorks)
Assumed office
7 May 2015
Preceded byWilliam Hague
Majority27,210 (47.2%)
Personal details
Born (1980-05-12) 12 May 1980 (age 40)
Southampton, Hampshire, England
Political partyConservative
Spouse(s)
Akshata Murthy (m. 2009)
Children2
RelativesN. R. Narayana Murthy (father-in-law)
Sudha Murty (mother-in-law)
EducationWinchester College
Alma materUniversity of Oxford (BA)
Stanford University (MBA)
WebsitePersonal website

Rishi Sunak (born 12 May 1980) is a British politician. In February 2020, he became the Chancellor of the Exchequer.[1] He is a member of the Conservative Party. He has been a Member of Parliament (MP) for Richmond (Yorks) since the 2015 general election.

References[change | change source]

  1. Heffer, Greg (18 February 2020). "Budget 2020 to remain on 11 March, new Chancellor Rishi Sunak confirms". Sky News. Retrieved 18 February 2020.