The Rt Hon Stephen Timms

MP for East Ham and Shadow Minister for Employment

Stephen is the Member of Parliament for East Ham and the Shadow Minister for Employment. He is also Labour's Vice Chair for Faith Groups. Stephen has concentrated on regeneration in East London – including the Thames Gateway initiative, Stratford international station on the Channel Tunnel Rail Link and the Olympics in Newham in 2012. Other positions he has held include Financial Secretary to the Treasury, Minister of State for Employment and Welfare Reform and Minister for Digital Britain.