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Rishi Sunak

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Sunak in 2017
Chancellor of the Exchequer
Assumed office
13 February 2020
Prime Minister Boris Johnson
Preceded by Sajid Javid
Chief Secretary to the Treasury
In office
24 July 2019 – 13 February 2020
Prime Minister Boris Johnson
Preceded by Liz Truss
Succeeded by Steve Barclay
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Local Government
In office
9 January 2018 – 24 July 2019
Prime Minister Theresa May
Preceded by Marcus Jones
Succeeded by Luke Hall
Member of Parliament
for Richmond (Yorks)
Assumed office
7 May 2015
Preceded by William Hague
Majority 27,210 (47.2%)
Personal details
Born 12 May 1980 (1980-05-12) (age 40)
Southampton, Hampshire, England
Political party Conservative
Spouse(s)
Akshata Murthy (m. 2009)
Children 2
Relatives N. R. Narayana Murthy (father-in-law)
Sudha Murty (mother-in-law)
Education Winchester College
Alma mater University of Oxford (BA)
Stanford University (MBA)

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


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