Rt Hon Justine Greening MP

Secretary of State for International Development

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Professional Field
Politics, Policy
Place of Birth
Oakwood Comprehensive School; University of Southampton; London Business School

Justine Greening was appointed Secretary of State for International Development in September 2012. She served as Secretary of State for Transport from 2011-2012, and Economic Secretary to the Treasury in 2010.

“I also believe in making sure that the ladder people climb up is there for them and they are encouraged to climb up it to whatever level they want to be at.”
The Guardian, 2013

She was first elected as MP for Putney in 2005, and prior to her political career she trained as an accountant, working for Price Waterhouse Coopers, GalxoSmithKline and Centrica.

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