The Prime Minister's decision to give Number 10 more oversight over the Treasury has been defended by Communities Secretary Robert Jenrick. Sajid completed his high school studies from Downend School and then went to Filton Technical College. The bombshell - less than a month before the Budget - follows tensions between the ex-chancellor and the PM's chief adviser Dominic Cummings. “And the fact that it was such a good news source, I think prompted a lot of questions just in the Westminster village generally. Mr Javid backed Remain in the EU referendum in 2016. Javid has four children with his wife Laura — a church-going Christian. Mr Javid accused the Prime Minister of setting conditions "any self-respecting minister" would reject - seen as a thinly veiled swipe at his successor. John McDonnell squirms as he is SKEWERED in grilling on No10 reshuffle [VIDEO]Sajid Javid issues fiery swipe at replacement Chancellor Rishi Sunak [INTERVIEW]BBC's Andrew Neil slams Boris Johnson's 'incompetence' [ANALYSIS]. The former Chancellor, whose career before politics was in banking, will join the company's Europe, Middle East and Africa Advisory Council as a senior adviser. Downing Street refused to guarantee that next month's Budget would go ahead as scheduled, with a spokesman saying only that "extensive preparations have already been carried out for the Budget and they will continue at pace". POLL: Did Boris Johnson make a mistake forcing Sajid Javid to resign. See today's front and back pages, download the newspaper, Sajid Javid has enjoyed success in his personal life, marrying childhood sweetheart Laura King in 1997. "We need to have a strong team that is working as one and that is exactly what we are going to do.". Sajid Javid has taken a new job as an adviser at the multinational investment bank JPMorgan. Please review our, You need to be a subscriber to join the conversation. And he told Mr Johnson in his resignation letter that he believed it was "important as leaders to have trusted teams that reflect the character and integrity that you would wish to be associated with". We rely on advertising to help fund our award-winning journalism. You can change your choices at any time by visiting Your Privacy Controls. The Telegraph values your comments but kindly requests all posts are on topic, constructive and respectful. He later studied economics and politics at the University of Exeter. Echoing Ms Kuennsberg’s revelation, former adviser to Sajid Javid, Salma Shah, added: “There was a piece on Conservative Home by Paul Goodman that actually categorically stated that two of the Chancellor’s advisers would be fired in exchange for his job. “Because I don’t imagine Conservative Home would have published that unless they had some very good sources.”, READ MORE: Sajid Javid to spark Tory REVOLT as 'voice of opposition' - expert. Sajid Javid, 49, launched his bid to become the next Tory leader yesterday.The Home Secretary's campaign video featured him at home with his wife and children. Sajid is … Sajid Javid, a British politician from Conservative Party, is currently married to Laura Javid since 1996. We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. The new Home Secretary first entered politics in 2010 as the MP for Bromsgrove. JPMorgan did not comment on how much Mr Javid would earn, but said his was a paid position and had the approval of the Advisory Committee on Business Appointments at the Cabinet Office, according to the Evening Standard. He was born to parents Abdul Ghani and Zubaid Javid. Bromsgrove MP will join investment bank's Europe, Middle East and Africa Advisory Council as a senior adviser. So what do we actually know about Mr Javid’s wife – who he first met when … Basit Mahmood Thursday 13 Feb 2020 11:56 am. Javid met his wife Laura, a practising Christian, when they were 18 and doing a summer job in an office. Sajid Javid has taken a new job as an adviser at the multinational investment bank JPMorgan. Express. But speaking on Newscast, BBC News political editor Laura Kuenssberg revealed she was warned of the sudden move two days before it unravelled. We urge you to turn off your ad blocker for The Telegraph website so that you can continue to access our quality content in the future. Javid married his childhood sweetheart Laura King in 1997, whom he met while sharing a stapler at the local Commercial Union branch during a summer job. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. He was born to parents Abdul Ghani and Zubaid Javid. Laura King first met Javid when he was 18, and they married in 1997. She said: “Somebody who knows Sajid Javid very well was saying to me a couple of days ago, he was saying ‘I think they might try and do this, and if they do this what should I do?’ And, of course, there’s previous here because another former adviser of his, Sonia Khan, was fired pretty unceremoniously at the very start of Johnson’s Government.”. "I think that is sensible because we have a lot to do. “And it was so categorical, that it obviously prompted questions about why had this been stated. 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