The Prime Minister has announced the appointment of John Penrose MP as the new anti-corruption champion. In his role, John Penrose will be responsible for challenging and supporting the government in implementing the strategy, as well as promoting the UK’s response to corruption both domestically and internationally.
Anti-corruption champion, John Penrose MP said:
“Corruption destabilises governments and economies, taking money away from developing nations to support the luxury lifestyles of ruthless criminals.
I am thrilled to have been appointed as the government’s anti-corruption champion, and am looking forward to furthering the work that has already been done in rooting out corruption and securing the UK’s prosperity.”