Chi Onwurah MP
Shadow Minister for Industrial Strategy (Confirmed)
Chi Onwurah has served as Labour MP for Newcastle upon Tyne Central since 2010, she is the city's first black MP. Appointed as junior Shadow Minister for Business, Innovation and Skills in 2010, Chi was then was appointed Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office in 2013; since 2016 she has served as the Shadow Minister for Industrial Strategy. Ms. Onwurah has worked in hardware and software management, product management, market development and strategy for a variety of companies in the UK, France, US, Nigeria, and Denmark. She also has an MBA from Manchester Business School and has Chartered Engineer status.