• Who is Philip May? Theresa May's husband and closest advisor

    25 days ago - By Business Insider

    Philip May is Theresa May's closest advisor and political ally but gets little media attention.
    The prime minister has been married to her husband since 1980, after they met at the University of Oxford.
    The one-time Oxford Union president has worked in the City for over three decades.
    Philip has been linked by Labour to the Paradise Papers tax avoidance scandal.
    As well as being married to the prime minister, Philip May is also Theresa May's closest and longest-serving political ally. Yet little is known about the man who most closely has the PM's ear.
    Theresa married Philip in 1980 after...
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  • Explained: Blind trusts and the questions facing Theresa May and her husband

    Explained: Blind trusts and the questions facing Theresa May and her husband

    25 days ago - By Business Insider

    Labour has called on Philip May to explain his role at a company named in the Paradise Papers.
    A Downing Street spokesperson told Business Insider that the Mays have assets in a blind trust.
    Blind trusts are shrouded in mystery and do not allow the public to know what assets have been put in them and when.
    Here's everything you need to know.
    LONDON - Last week the Labour Party called for Prime Minister Theresa May's husband Philip to answer "serious" questions about his role at a company linked to the Paradise Papers tax avoidance scandal.
    Leaked emails seen by Private Eye suggest that...
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