Jeremy Mark Quin (born 24 September 1968) is a Conservative politician in the United Kingdom. He was first elected as the Member of Parliament for the constituency of Horsham in the 2015 general election.
|Comptroller of the Household|
|Assumed office |
28 July 2019
|Prime Minister||Boris Johnson|
|Preceded by||Mark Spencer|
|Lord Commissioner of the Treasury|
5 November 2018 – 28 July 2019
|Prime Minister||Theresa May|
|Preceded by||Nigel Adams|
|Succeeded by||Michelle Donelan|
|Member of Parliament|
8 May 2015 – 6 November 2019
|Preceded by||Francis Maude|
|Succeeded by||Election in progress|
|Born||24 September 1968|
|Alma mater||Hertford College, Oxford|
Quin first stood as a Conservative candidate in Meirionnydd Nant Conwy at the 1997 general election, gaining 3,922 (16%) of the votes cast, coming third behind the Labour and Plaid Cymru candidates. He was shortlisted as a potential Conservative Party candidate in South Suffolk, Bexhill and Battle and Fareham at different elections. From 2010 to 2013, he served as the Chairman of Buckingham Conservative Association.
Quin was chosen as the Conservative Party's candidate in Horsham in the 2015 general election on 12 March 2015, following the announcement that the incumbent Conservative MP, Francis Maude, would be stepping down at the general election.
In July 2015, he was elected as a member of the Work and Pensions Select Committee, and held this position until October 2016. Quin also served on the Regulatory Reform Select Committee between October 2015 and November 2018, and is a current member of the Selection Committee. Under Theresa May, Quin was appointed a Lord Commissioner of the Treasury. On 28 July 2019, Quin became Comptroller of the Household in the Johnson ministry.
Quin has a consistent history of voting against UK membership of the EU.
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