Grant Shapps Brief Biography
- Born: 14 September 1968, Croxley Green, UK
- Full name: Grant David Shapps
- Spouse: Belinda Shapps (m. 1997)
- Previous office: Minister of State, Department for International Development (2015–2015)
- Office: Secretary of State for Transport of the United Kingdom since 2019
- Education: Watford Boys Grammar School, Manchester Metropolitan University
Scandal has blighted Grant Shapps’ career in politics, yet he has found himself close to Government.
Shapps was named in a cash scandal by The Guardian in 2008.
He was found to be operating a business under a pseudonym (moonlighting) while serving as an MP in 2012.
He also resigned as Chairman of the Conservative Party in 2014 for his part in a bullying and electoral fraud issues surrounding the RoadTrip2015 fiasco.