Rishi Sunak has been given a role in new Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s first Cabinet.
The Richmond MP is the new Chief Secretary to the Treasury.
The position is the third most important job within the Treasury behind the Prime Minister and the Chancellor.
Mr Sunak was previously the Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government.
The MP came out in support of the new PM ahead of the selection process to find the Tory leader.
He made regular appearances on television to speak on behalf of the prospective Prime Minister.
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