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Jamie Hepburn MSP

Minister for Business, Fair Work and Skills, Scottish Government

Jamie Hepburn is a Scottish National Party (SNP) politician serving as Minister for Business, Fair Work and Skills since 26th June 2018. He had previously been the Minister for Sport, Health Improvement and Mental Health from 2014 to 2016 and Minister for Employability and Training from May 2016 to June 2018.

He has been a Member of the Scottish Parliament since 2007, firstly as an MSP for the Central Scotland region from 2007 to 2011, then as the MSP for the Cumbernauld and Kilsyth constituency since 2011.