Jeremy Hunt is a British politician who has served as Chancellor of the Exchequer since 14 October 2022.
He previously served in the Cabinet as Secretary of State for Culture, Olympics, Media, and Sport from 2010 to 2012, Secretary of State for Health and Social Care from 2012 to 2018, and Foreign Secretary from 2018 to 2019.
Jeremy Hunt Parents: Meet Nicholas Hunt and Meriel Eve Givan
Jeremy Richard Streynsham Hunt was born on 1 November 1966 in Lambeth Hospital, Kennington, and raised in Shere, Surrey, near the constituency he represents in Parliament.
He is the eldest son of Admiral Sir Nicholas Hunt, who was then a Commander in the Royal Navy assigned to work for the Director of Naval Plans inside the recently created Ministry of Defence, and his wife Meriel Eve Hunt, Lady Hunt, daughter of Major Henry Cooke Givan.
The Hunt family were landed gentry, of Boreatton, Baschurch, Shropshire.