Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport
Department of Culture, Media and Sport, UK Government
Sajid Javid was appointed as Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport and Minister for Equalities at the Department of Culture, Media and Sport on 9 April 2014. Previously he was Financial Secretary to the Treasury. He is the Conservative MP for Bromsgrove. Sajid has been the Member of Parliament for Bromsgrove constituency since being elected in the 2010 General Election. He was a member of the Work and Pensions Select Committee from
June to November 2010.
Before being elected MP, he worked in business and finance. Aged 25, he became a vice president at Chase Manhattan Bank. He later moved to Deutsche Bank in London to help build its business in emerging market countries. Sajid left Deutsche Bank as a senior managing director in the summer of 2009 to give something back through politics.