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Matt Hancock MP

Secretary of State for Health and Social Care

Matt is the MP for West Suffolk and was appointed the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care on 9 July 2018. Matt was first elected MP for West Suffolk in 2010. He entered Government in September 2012 and has served in a number of ministerial roles under David Cameron, including as Minister for Skills, Minister for Business, and Paymaster General. Under Prime Minister Theresa May, Matt was appointed Minister for Digital & Culture in 2016 and then reappointed Minister for Digital in 2017 and then Culture Secretary in the Department of Digital, Culture Media & Sport in January 2018. Before entering politics he worked as an economist at the Bank of England, and for his family tech industry.

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