Sajid Javid is a British politician who has been Secretary of State for Health and Social Care since June 2021. He was Home Secretary from 2018 to 2019 and Chancellor of the Exchequer from 2019 to 2020. A member of the Conservative Party, he has been Member of Parliament for Bromsgrove since 2010.
Javid was born in Rochdale, Lancashire, one of five sons of Pakistani immigrant parents. His family were farmers from the village of Rajana near Toba Tek Singh, Punjab, from where they migrated to the UK in the 1960s. His father worked as a bus driver. His mother did not speak English until she had been in the UK for ten years. His family moved from Lancashire to Stapleton Road, Bristol, as his parents took over a shop there, and the family lived in a two-bedroom flat above it. Javid is able to hold a conversation in broken Punjabi.
From 1981 to 1986, Javid attended Downend School, a state comprehensive near Bristol.
From 1992 until 1996, he lived in New York City and rose to become the youngest Vice-President of Chase Manhattan Bank and during this period, he had a spell as an aide to Republican nominee Rudy Giuliani’s success in the 1993 New York mayoral campaign.
Javid had an 18-year City career, during which he rose to become a Board member of Deutsche Bank International. He left Deutsche Bank in 2009 to pursue a career in politics.
Sajid Javid is 52 years old (birth date December 5, 1969).
Sajid Javid was born in Rochdale, England, UK.
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