Jacob Rees-Mogg is the Conservative MP for the constituency of North East Somerset.
Jacob sits on the Treasury Select Committee, which examines the expenditure, administration and policy of HM Treasury, HM Revenue & Customs, and associated public bodies, including the Bank of England and the Financial Conduct Authority.
After Eton, Jacob read History at Trinity College Oxford, before moving into finance. He now runs his own company, Somerset Capital Management, which specialises in investment management for pension funds and charitable organisations.
Jacob’s book on the Victorians will be published by WH Allen/Ebury (Random House) in May 2019.