Who is Penny Mordaunt?
Penelope Mary Mordaunt FRSA VR is a British politician who has been serving as Minister of State for Trade Policy since 2021. She is a member of the Conservative Party, and has been the Member of Parliament representing Portsmouth North since 2010.
Penny Mordaunt was born on March 4, 1973, and has since lived in Portsmouth all her life. She was educated at Oaklands Comprehensive School and sixth form.
Penny Mordaunt studied Philosophy at Reading and happens to be the first of the family to go to university.
Penny Mordaunt functioned as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Portsmouth North since 2010 and is a member of the Conservative Party.
She previously held the position of Secretary of State for Defense in 2019 in Theresa May’s Cabinet and was Secretary of State for International Development from 2017 to 2019. In May 2010, Mordaunt won a seat in the House of Commons.
Penny Mordaunt maintained the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Decentralization from 2014 to 2015 under David Cameron’s coalition government and was elevated as Minister of State for the Armed Forces following the 2015 general election.
Penny Mordaunt became Minister for Women and Equalities in April 2018, replacing Amber Rudd, who had resigned following the Windrush scandal.
What is Penny Mordaunt’s net worth?
Penny Mordaunt has a net worth of $4 million (£3.3 million), with salary per month and other career earnings of over $1 million annually.
She is ranked as one of the richest and influential politicians in the United Kingdom.
Who is Penny Mordaunt’s husband?
Penny Mordaunt was married to Paul Murray. She met her ex-husband Paul Murray in 1999 when they were both mature students at Reading University.
Their marriage lasted from 1999 to 2000 when they nullified their marital vows. Penny Mordaunt was later in a long-term relationship with Ian Lyon, a classical singer.
Does Penny Mordaunt have kids?
Penny Mordaunt does not have any children.
How old is Penny Mordaunt?
Penny Mordaunt is 49 years old as of 2022 since she was born on March 4, 1973.
Who are Penny Mordaunt’s parents?
Penny Mordaunt is the daughter of John Mordaunt (father) and Jennifer (mother). Her mother was a special needs teacher at schools in Purbrook before she died of breast cancer when Penny was fifteen years old. Penny’s stepmother was also a teacher at a local primary school.
Her father on the other hand was born in Hilsea barracks and served in the Parachute Regiment. He later became a teacher at Oak Park school and a youth worker for Hampshire Council.
Who are Penny Mordaunt’s siblings?
Penny Mordaunt has two brothers: James and a younger brother, Edward.
What is Penny Mordaunt’s Instagram?
Penny Mordaunt has an active Instagram account which has 15.9K followers under the username @PennyMordaunt where she normally makes posts about his political career, projects, and daily activities.