The Rt Hon Anna Soubry

Biography

Anna Soubry served as Minister of State (Minister for Small Business, Industry and Enterprise) for the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills from May 2015 until July 2016. Previously Anna was Minister of State at the Ministry of Defence from July 2014 until May 2015. She served as Parliamentary Under Secretary of State and Minister for Defence Personnel, Welfare and Veterans from October 2013 until July 2014 and as Parliamentary Under Secretary of State in the Department of Health from September 2012 until October 2013. She was elected Conservative MP for Broxtowe in 2010.

Previous roles in government

  1. Minister for Small Business, Industry and Enterprise

    • 2015 to 2016
  2. Minister of State for Defence Personnel, Welfare and Veterans

    • 2014 to 2015
  3. Parliamentary Under Secretary of State and Minister for Defence Veterans, Reserves and Personnel

    • 2013 to 2014
  4. Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Public Health

    • 2012 to 2013

Announcements

  1. Opportunities identified for oil and gas sector workforce
  2. Membership of Recall Review Steering Group
  3. First meeting of the cross-government retail round table
  4. BHS: update on support for workers, pension schemes and the investigation
  5. Reaction to BHS announcement
  6. Full network of 39 growth hubs boost business support across the country
  7. Mike Wright appointed new Chair of Automotive Investment Organisation
  8. Boost to staff numbers in small firms
  9. Enterprise Act becomes law
  10. Response to BHS entering administration