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Junior finance minister Neville-Rolfe says has left government
June 13, 2017 / 12:14 PM / 6 months ago

Junior finance minister Neville-Rolfe says has left government

LONDON (Reuters) - British junior finance minister Lucy Neville-Rolfe, who was responsible for liaising with the financial services industry over Brexit, said on Tuesday that she had left the government.

“Today I am leaving the government. May I thank all @hmtreasury @beisgovuk & @DCMS and colleagues in @UKHouseofLords for their support,” Neville-Rolfe said in a statement on Twitter.

    Neville-Rolfe became a Conservative member of Britain’s upper house of parliament in October 2013 after a career at retailer Tesco (TSCO.L) and earlier in Britain’s civil service.

    Prime Minister Theresa May appointed Neville-Rolfe as commercial secretary to the Treasury in December, after she had worked since 2014 as a junior minister in the government departments responsible for culture and business.

    Reporting by Kate Holton, writing by David Milliken

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