TheCityUK congratulates new Labour leader

TheCityUK has congratulated Sir Keir Starmer on his victory in the Labour leadership race, and on becoming Leader of the Opposition.

Commenting on the news Miles Celic, Chief Executive Officer, TheCityUK, said, 

Our congratulations go to Keir Starmer on his victory in the Labour leadership contest. We look forward to working with him and the wider Labour team he appoints as they set out their wider priorities in the weeks and months ahead.

“At an unprecedented time in our country’s history, it is vital that all parts of government, our institutions, political parties, and industry work together like never before. As a key British asset, financial and related professional services firms are ready to work with Keir Starmer and other political leaders to play our part in charting the UK’s way back to economic recovery.”