Rise to be great
I wanted to be great. But I had nobody to back me up and say that I am great..” Eli Hash
Priti Patel was a Secretary of State for Home Department from July last year. In addition she was a MP for Witham from 2010. Her career moved swiftly from education towards politics. She attended comprehensive school in Waford, after that she studied economy at Keele Uni. Also she is known to do postgraduate studie at the Uni of Essex. As a Secretary for International Development from July 2016 she served until 2017.
Before that date she was also a Minister of State for Employment between 2015 and 2016, and also she served as an Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury between 2014 till 2015. Patel was appointed in 2013 Indian Diaspora Champion, worked in consultancy and internationally. She is married and has a son.
Patel was born in 1972. Her full name is Priti Sushil Patel. She was born in the capital of UK, London to mixed ethnicity. Her parents were Ugandan-Indian family. Basically her grandparents were from Tarapur, before emigrated to Uganda. Her parents went to UK in 60” last century.
That move was not related to President Idi Amin exodus of Uganda” Asian, which took place several years later. Before she made her tight to Boris and his team, Patel was involved with Referendum Party. She basically, for some reason, became na intern at Conservative Office and worked also for press office of Referendum Party.
She also is known to work for Wever Shandwick. At this point we need to know that part of her job was to lobby for tabacco and alcohol industry. Not a good start we can say and that can make us a bit suspicious. She is known as a Eurosceptic and being part of Vote Leave campaign in 2016 referendum.