On 12 December 2019, Claire Coutinho became Member of Parliament for East Surrey.
Previously, her career spanned time in both the public and private sectors, including a spell as Special Adviser to the Treasury and Downing Street. Claire was the Corporate Responsibility Manger for Education at KPMG and co-authored a Future Finance report with JP Morgan while at the Centre for Social Justice.
She began her career at Merrill Lynch in the emerging markets equity team and is a strong community and charity supporter, including Age UK and the Jo Cox Foundation.
Claire has a Master’s degree in Mathematics and Philosophy from Oxford University.