Rishi Sunak, an ambitious former economy minister who aspires to make history
distance The profitable stage in the financial sectorAnd the Rishi Sunak He also cemented his meteoric political career by being selected as a finalist, along with fellow colleague Liz Truss, to become the The new leader of the British Conservative Party and future Prime Minister.
Deputy since 2015 Minister of Economy From February 13, 2020 until his resignation, on September 5, Sunak will go down in history if he is declared the winner of the Conservative primaries on September 5, because he will become the first head of government hinduism and colorful from the United Kingdom.
The 42-year-old aspiring politician calculated the move when he left his position as CEO of Boris Johnson two weeks ago due to disagreements with his administration and, in particular, his economic priorities.
His departure, which was preceded by the departure of Health Minister Sajid Javid, led to a crisis that culminated on 7 July with the resignation of the Prime Minister, who remained in office until the appointment of his successor.
remains to be seen If Sunak’s departure before disaster affects Tory fightersSome of them still sympathize with Johnson.
During his time in government, he was praised Job Protection Plan during the pandemic but was criticized for insufficient aid to citizens in the face of rampant inflation and tax increases that were later partially reversed.
Sunak’s image was also tarnished because it was damaged Fined, with his boss, for participating in a party that violated anti-virus rules In the offices of Downing Street, for which he apologized, though he always defended that he was just passing through.
Malia governor, Sunak, unlike Truss, He says he wants to cut taxes when inflation is under controlWhich is not entirely in his favour, among Tory affiliates eager for immediate tax cuts.
In addition to their personal assets, the rules on which to vote among the finalists are, They will appreciate your self-made millionaire profile He is married to the daughter of Indian businessman Akshata Murti, whose tax status has been controversial.
Sunak became Chancellor of the Exchequer on February 13, 2020, having been Head of the Treasury since July 2019, four years after taking his seat in the House of Commons.
before it is Positions in different financial companiesincluding investment bank Goldman Sachs and venture capital fund The Children’s Investment Fund Management.
In 2010 he joined another fund manager, Theleme Partners, and was a director of Catamaran Ventures, which is owned by his father-in-law, Indian millionaire NR Narayana Murthy.
Raised in the city of Southampton (South English), Rishi Sunak, of the Hindu religion, is the son of Yashvir, who was a doctor, Usha Sunak, a pharmacist, and The grandson of immigrants from Punjab, Indiawho came to the UK in the 1960s from East Africa.
The eldest of three brothers, Educated at Elite Private School in Winchester And as is usual among the political class in this country, he graduated in Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE, in English) from the University of Oxford English.
He completed his master’s degree in Business Administration at Stanford University in the United States – which he received with a Fulbright scholarship – where he met his wife, the mother of his two daughters, and the daughter of the co-founder of the multinational Infosys.
Sanak, who presents himself as a dynamic politician inspired by the creativity of American Silicon Valley, has confessed to being a Coca-Cola addict and a huge fan of the Star Wars movie.
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