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Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee

The Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee is appointed by the House of Commons to examine the expenditure, administration and policy of the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy.

Current membership

Darren Jones MP (Labour, Bristol North West) (Chair)

Alan Brown MP (Scottish National Party, Kilmarnock and Loudoun)

Judith Cummins MP (Labour, Bradford South)

Richard Fuller MP (Conservative, North East Bedfordshire)

Ms Nusrat Ghani MP (Conservative, Wealden)

Paul Howell MP (Conservative, Sedgefield)

Mark Jenkinson MP (Conservative, Workington)

Charlotte Nichols MP (Labour, Warrington North)

Sarah Owen MP (Labour, Luton North)

Mark Pawsey MP (Conservative, Rugby)

Alexander Stafford MP (Conservative, Rother Valley)


The Committee is one of the departmental select committees, the powers of which are set out in House of Commons Standing Orders, principally in SO No 152. These are available on the internet via


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Committee reports are published on the Committee’s website at and in print by Order of the House.

Committee staff

The current staff of the Committee are Bradley Albrow (Second Clerk), Zereena Arshad (Committee Specialist), Stephen Aldhouse (Senior Committee Specialist), Dawn Amey (Committee Operations Manager), Gary Calder (Media Officer), Dr Rebecca Davies (Clerk), Catherine Kisanji (Inquiry Manager Intern), Dr Matthew Lecznar (Committee Operations Officer), and Becky Mawhood (Senior Committee Specialist).


All correspondence should be addressed to the Clerk of the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA. The telephone number for general enquiries is 020 7219 4494; the Committee’s email address is

You can follow the Committee on Twitter using @CommonsBEIS

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