The Rt Hon Danny Alexander


Danny Alexander was appointed Chief Secretary to the Treasury in May 2010. He was the Liberal Democrat MP for Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey.

Previous roles in government

  1. Chief Secretary to the Treasury

    • 2010 to 2015


  1. Reform of Substantial Shareholding Exemption for qualifying institutional investors
  2. Business rates review: terms of reference and discussion paper
  3. Recovery of public sector exit payments
  4. National Infrastructure Plan 2014
  5. Efficiency drive by government on PPPs nets £2.1 billion
  6. Burnley Hospital allocated £15.6 million by government
  7. Civil service pay guidance 2015 to 2016
  8. £7.6 million for local transport in rural and isolated areas
  9. 19 new regional air routes bid for start-up aid funding
  10. UK government support for Inner Firth of Tay