Rishi Sunak becomes first Indian-origin Finance Minister of UK
Published: February 15, 2020
Rishi Sunak, the 39-year-old MP from Richmond in Yorkshire has been recently appointed as the Finance Minister of the United Kingdom. It is the second most important position after the Prime Minister.
He replaces the former finance minister of Britain Sajid Javid, who resigned from his role recently. Before joining politics, Rishi Sunak was working at Goldman Sachs and was also a co-founder of an investment firm.