Rt Hon Alok Sharma MP

Alok Sharma is the Conservative MP for Reading West, and has been an MP continuously since 6 May 2010. He currently holds the Government post of Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy .

Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of Alok Sharma, including posts and roles held.

Current

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Representation

Party affiliation

Government post

Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
13 February 2020 - Present
Commons

Previous

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Government posts

Secretary of State for International Development
Department for International Development
24 July 2019 - 13 February 2020
Commons
Minister of State (Department for Work and Pensions)
Department for Work and Pensions
9 January 2018 - 24 July 2019
Commons
Minister of State (Communities and Local Government)
Department for Communities and Local Government
13 June 2017 - 9 January 2018
Commons
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Foreign and Commonwealth Office)
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
17 July 2016 - 13 June 2017
Commons

Committee memberships

Science and Technology Committee (Commons)
12 July 2010 - 14 February 2011
Commons
Treasury Committee
12 September 2014 - 30 March 2015
Commons