Rt Hon Sir Vince Cable MP

Twickenham
Sir Vince
Liberal Democrat

Electoral history

Constituency Date
Member for Twickenham Jun 2017 -
Member for Twickenham May 1997 - Mar 2015
Contested for Twickenham Apr 1992
Contested for York Jun 1987
Contested for York Jun 1983
Contested for Glasgow, Hillhead Jun 1970

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills May 2010 - May 2015
Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer Jul 2003 - May 2010
Shadow Spokesperson (Trade and Industry) Jan 1997 - Jul 2003
Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury) Jan 1997 - Jan 1999

Select committees

Committee House Date
Treasury Sub-committee Jul 1998 - Nov 1999
Treasury Committee Jul 1998 - Nov 1999

Political Interests

Economic policy, development, policing, energy, environment

Countries of interest

China, India, Kenya, Nigeria, Russia