Jeremy Hunt is a British politician and a Member of Parliament for South West Surrey since 2005. He is a member of the Conservative Party and has been a cabinet minister from 2010 to 2019; serving as the Culture Secretary, Health Secretary, and Foreign Secretary. Born in Kennington, he studied Philosophy, Politics, and Economics at Magdalen College, Oxford. There he became the President of the Oxford University Conservative Association (a student community). His parliamentary career began in 2005 when he was first elected to the House of Commons; soon after he was promoted to the Shadow Cabinet. In the Cameron Government, he served as the Culture Secretary and Minister for the Olympics from 2010 to 2012. From 2012 till 2018, he served as the Secretary of State for Health and later for Social Care as well. Under him, the controversial new junior doctors’ contract was imposed. In 2018, he was appointed Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, in Theresa May’s Government. In 2019, he contested for leadership of the Conservative Party and also Prime Ministership but lost to Boris Johnson. In January 2020, he was elected as the new Chair of the Health and Social Care Select Committee.