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The Rt Hon. Liam Byrne MP

The Rt Hon. Liam Byrne MP

The Rt Hon. Liam Byrne MP is the shadow Mayor for the West Midlands and chair of the Global Parliamentary Network of the IMF and World Bank. 

A former Cabinet minister, Liam was Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and Chief Secretary to the Treasury in the last Labour government. In Opposition, Liam served in a number of frontbench positions, chaired Labour’s Policy Review, founded and chaired the all party on inclusive growth, and served on the Council of Europe. A former Fulbright scholarship at the Harvard Business School, Liam has written twenty books, chapters and pamphlets about economic history, development and foreign affairs.

Liam Byrne MP