Oliver Dowden CBE MP has been appointed Culture Secretary following yesterday's re-shuffle. A high-flying intake from 2015 (MP Hertsmere) having been appointed the Parliamentary Secretary for the Cabinet Office in 2018 before being promoted to Minister for the Cabinet Office and Paymaster General in July 2019 when Boris Johnson became Prime Minister. He studied law at Cambridge, before going to work for the Conservative party eventually working in a range of roles including David Cameron's deputy chief of staff. He has also worked in the private sector as a PR strategist. He was a Remainer, however he, has voted against the right for EU nationals to stay in the UK and for tighter immigration laws.