Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

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United Kingdom
Secretary of State for
Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Royal Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom (HM Government).svg
Incumbent
Greg Clark

since July 2016
Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Style The Right Honourable
Appointer Elizabeth II
Inaugural holder The Earl of Shaftesbury (First Lord of Trade)
The Lord Mandelson (Secretary of State for Business, Innovation, and Skills)
Formation 16 September 1672 (First Lord of Trade)
5 June 2009 (Secretary of State for Business, Innovation, and Skills)
Website Business, Innovation and Skills

Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, (often known as the Business Secretary) is a cabinet position in the United Kingdom government. The office is responsible for the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills. The post is currently held by Greg Clark.[1] He has held it since July 2016.

References[change | change source]

  1. "May adds energy policy to Business department". BBC News (BBC News). 14 July 2016. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-36798836. Retrieved 22 July 2016.