Ministerial role

Minister of State

Responsibilities

Current role holder

Sir Gerry Grimstone

Sir Gerald Grimstone was appointed unpaid Minister of State jointly at the Department for International Trade and the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy on 18 March 2020.

He was appointed Lead Non-Executive Board Member for the MOD in September 2011.

Since his appointment to the MOD, Gerry has held a number of senior posts:

  • Board Member of the RAF Strike Command (subsequently Air Command), 1999 to 2007
  • Chairman of the RAF Audit Committee and member of the Defence Audit Committee

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