Hugh O’Leary is a British accountant and a politician husband. He is famous for being the husband of Liz Truss. Liz Truss whose real name is Mary Elizabeth Truss is a British politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for South West Norfolk since 2010.
Hugh O’Leary’s wife Truss has served as Foreign Secretary since 2021 and Minister for Women and Equalities since 2019. A member of the Conservative Party, she has served in various cabinet positions under Prime Ministers David Cameron, Theresa May, and Boris Johnson.
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Hugh O’Leary was born in 1975 (age 47 years) in the United Kingdom. He has his lower and higher education in England. Hugh O’Leary profession is accountancy. He hasn’t shared the information related to his parents and siblings. Hugh O’Leary attended Douglas Community School Cork and then Lee college, cork where he graduated from Marketing Institute and London chamber of commerce.
She attended Merton College, Oxford, where she was President of Oxford University Liberal Democrats. She graduated from the University of Oxford in 1996 and subsequently joined the Conservative Party. She worked in sales and as an economist, and was deputy director at the think-tank Reform, before becoming a member of parliament at the 2010 general election.
As a backbencher, Truss called for reform in a number of policy areas including childcare, maths education, and the economy. She founded the Free Enterprise Group of Conservative MPs, and authored or co-authored a number of papers and books, including After the Coalition (2011) and Britannia Unchained (2012).
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Truss served as Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Childcare and Education from 2012 to 2014, before being appointed to the Cabinet by Prime Minister David Cameron as Secretary of State for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs in the 2014 cabinet reshuffle. Though she was a prominent supporter of the unsuccessful Britain Stronger in Europe campaign for the UK to remain in the European Union in the 2016 referendum, she came to support Brexit after the result.
After Cameron resigned in July 2016, she was appointed Secretary of State for Justice and Lord Chancellor by Theresa May, becoming the second female Lord Chancellor in the thousand-year history of the office (after Eleanor of Provence in 1253).
Following the 2017 general election, Liz Truss was appointed Chief Secretary to the Treasury. After May resigned in 2019, Truss supported Boris Johnson’s successful bid to become Conservative leader. After Johnson was appointed Prime Minister, he appointed Truss as Secretary of State for International Trade and President of the Board of Trade, before appointing her as Foreign Secretary in 2021, replacing Dominic Raab.
She is the first female Conservative Foreign Secretary and the second female Foreign Secretary, after Margaret Beckett. Truss was appointed as the UK government’s chief negotiator with the European Union and as the UK chair of the EU–UK Partnership Council on 19 December 2021, succeeding Lord Frost.
Truss was born Mary Elizabeth Truss on 26 July 1975 in Oxford, England, to John Kenneth and Priscilla Mary Truss. From an early age, she has been known by her middle name “Elizabeth”. Her father was a professor of pure mathematics at the University of Leeds, while her mother was a nurse, teacher, and member of the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament. Truss has described both as being “to the left of Labour”. When Truss later stood for election to Parliament, her mother agreed to campaign for her while her father declined to do so.
Hugh O’Leary is the husband of Liz Truss, they had their wedding in 2000. He first met his wife at a Tory Party conference in 1997 after their marriage they had two children, all daughters. Hugh O’Leary successful career has earned him some luxurious lifestyles and some fancy cars trips. He stands at an appealing height of 1.75m and has a good body weight which suits his personality. As of mid-2022, Hugh O’Leary and his wife Liz Truss are still married and living a happy life despite Liz alleged to have once had an affair with former Tory MP Mark Field.
Hugh O’Leary net worth
How much is Hugh O’Leary worth? Hugh O’Leary net worth is estimated at around $3 million. His main source of income is from his career as an accountant. O’Leary salary per month with other career earnings is over $800 thousand annually. He is one of the richest and most influential accountants in the United Kingdom.