Chuka Umunna MP
Chuka has been the Member of Parliament for Streatham since 2010. In 2019 he co-founded The Independent Group with ten other former Labour and Conservative MPs. He now sits as a member of the Liberal Democrats, and is their spokesperson for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, International Development , and International Trade.
He chairs the All Party Parliamentary Groups on Social Integration and on EU Relations and is a leading figure in the cross-party People’s Vote campaign for a referendum on the final Brexit deal. From 2011 to 2015 he served as the Labour Party’s Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills.
Before his election, he practiced as a solicitor specialising in employment law for several years.