Jesse was elected as Conservative MP for Hereford and South Herefordshire in May 2010 and has held several roles in government. On the 23 May 2019 he was appointed Financial Secretary to the Treasury and he was Paymaster General from 23 May 2019 to 24 July 2019. He was previously Minister of State at the Department for Transport from November 2018 to May 2019 and before that, he was Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Transport from June 2017 to November 2018.
Jesse was awarded Spectator Parliamentarian of the Year and The House Backbencher of the Year in 2012.
Before entering politics Jesse was a Director at Barclays, researched and taught philosophy at University College London, and ran a charitable project in Communist Eastern Europe.
|Title||Tax policy in a post COVID world|
|Time||10:45 - 11:30|
This session opens with a statement from Financial Secretary to the Treasury Jesse Norman MP on the government's response to COVID-19. This statement will be followed by a panel session chaired by Frank Haskew, Head of ICAEW's Tax Faculty, where Jesse will be joined by Jane McCormick, Global Head of Tax and Legal Services at KPMG, and Cerys McDonald, Director of Tax Strategy at HMRC to discuss tax policy today and in the future.
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