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Jon Trickett

Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills
Assumed office
5 July 2016
Leader Jeremy Corbyn
Preceded by Angela Eagle
Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government
In office
14 September 2015 – 27 June 2016
Leader Jeremy Corbyn
Preceded by Emma Reynolds
Succeeded by Grahame Morris
Shadow Minister for the Constitutional Convention
In office
14 September 2015 – 27 June 2016
Leader Jeremy Corbyn
Preceded by Position established
Succeeded by Grahame Morris
Shadow Minister without Portfolio
In office
7 October 2013 – 14 September 2015
Leader Ed Miliband
Harriet Harman (Acting)
Preceded by Michael Dugher
Succeeded by Jon Ashworth
Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office
In office
7 October 2011 – 7 October 2013
Leader Ed Miliband
Preceded by Tessa Jowell
Succeeded by Michael Dugher
Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Prime Minister
In office
4 October 2008 – 11 May 2010
Prime Minister Gordon Brown
Preceded by Ian Austin
Succeeded by Desmond Swayne
Member of Parliament
for Hemsworth
Assumed office
1 February 1996
Preceded by Derek Enright
Majority 12,078 (28.5%)
Personal details
Born
Jon Hedley Trickett

2 July 1950 (1950-07-02) (age 69)
Leeds, England
Political party Labour
Alma mater University of Hull
University of Leeds

Jon Hedley Trickett (born 2 July 1950) is a British Labour politician. He has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Hemsworth in West Yorkshire since a 1996 by-election.

He served as the Parliamentary Private Secretary to Prime Minister Gordon Brown from 2008 to 2010 and was promoted to the Shadow Cabinet by Ed Miliband in 2011 as Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office. He is currently the Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills.


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