RT Hon Jeremy Hunt MP
Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
Jeremy Hunt was appointed Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs in 2018. The Secretary of State has overall responsibility for the work of the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, with focuses including the Policy Unit, intelligence policy and cyber security. He was elected Conservative MP for South West Surrey in May 2005. Prior to his current role, he was Secretary of State for Health between 2012 and 2018, Secretary of State for Culture, Olympics, Media and Sport between 2010 and 2012, Shadow Culture Secretary (2007 to 2010) and Shadow Minister for Disabled People (2005 to 2007). Before his election as an MP, he ran his own educational publishing business, Hotcourses. He also set up a charity to help AIDS orphans in Africa in which he continues to play an active role. Jeremy lives in Godalming and London with his wife, son and 2 daughters.