Ministerial role

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Minister for Investment)


The Minister for Investment’s responsibilities include:

  • foreign direct investment
  • outward direct investment
  • investment promotion across all sectors and DIT ministerial lead for:
    • financial and professional services
    • advanced manufacturing, maritime, space and aerospace
    • automotive
    • bio-economy, chemicals and agri-technology
    • consumer, creative and education
  • delivery of trade and investment promotion through overseas partners
  • the Export Control Organisation (ECO)
  • official development assistance (ODA)

Previous holders of this role

  1. Graham Stuart MP

    2018 to 2020