“Greg is Chair of the Science and Technology Committee.
“Greg was Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy in the last Parliament. Earlier ministerial posts included Minister of State for Universities, Science and Cities, held between 2014 and 2015.
“Born in Middlesbrough, Greg attended the local St Peter’s Comprehensive, South Bank. He went on to study Economics at Cambridge University and was awarded his PhD at the London School of Economics. Before being elected to Parliament in 2005, he worked for Boston Consulting Group and held posts as the BBC’s Head of Commercial Policy and Conservative Party’s Director of Policy.”