Minister for Universities, Science, Research & Innovation
Sam is the Minister for Universities, Science, Research & Innovation. Previously, Sam has been the Minister for Prisons & Probation, Minister for Childcare, the Minister for the Constitution, a Government Whip, and Parliamentary Private Secretary to former Prime Minister David Cameron.
Prior to entering Parliament, Sam worked in banking and as an entrepreneur developing businesses in the training, recruitment and internet sectors, winning CBI entrepreneur of the future in 2005.
He has served as governor of an inner London school and is a Vice-President of Young Epilepsy in Lingfield.