Parliamentary Under Secretary of State

Baroness Sugg CBE

Biography

Baroness Sugg CBE was appointed as Parliamentary Under Secretary of State in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and the Department for International Development on 13 February 2020.

She was previously Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for International Development from 23 April 2019 to 13 February 2020, Government Whip (Baroness in Waiting) from 15 June 2017 to 26 July 2019 and Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Transport from October 2017 to April 2019. Baroness Sugg became a Conservative life peer on 30 August 2016.

Career outside politics

Baroness Sugg previously served as Director of Operations and Campaigns at Downing Street under David Cameron.

She was appointed a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the 2015 Dissolution Honours.

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State

More about this role

Department for International Development and Foreign & Commonwealth Office

Previous roles in government

  1. Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State
  2. Parliamentary Under Secretary of State
  3. Baroness in Waiting (Government Whip)

Announcements

  1. UK boosts trade and investment partnership with Ghana
  2. International Development Minister announces new UK aid to support 1.2 million people living in Cox’s Bazar
  3. New UK aid support to protect 200 million people from debilitating diseases
  4. UK aid to help prevent unsafe abortions
  5. Delivering sustainable development goals
  6. ‘Her Potential, Our Future’, Baroness Sugg speech at Women Deliver
  7. New UK aid funding to tackle violence against women and girls in Syria
  8. Baroness Sugg speech at Fair Fashion in Africa event
  9. Aviation Minister welcomes new investment to improve passenger experience at Leeds Bradford Airport
  10. Continued EU access for UK airlines, hauliers and bus and coach operators agreed