2021 OECD Global Anti-Corruption & Integrity Forum


John Penrose

Anti-Corruption Champion
United Kingdom


John Penrose MP was appointed the Prime Minister’s Anti-Corruption Champion in December 2017 and was reappointed in July 2019. He is responsible for driving and coordinating the UK response to corruption and the implementation of the UK’s first comprehensive national Anti-Corruption Strategy 2017-2022, representing the UK at relevant international fora and engaging with external stakeholders in the development of anti-corruption policy. John was first elected as MP for Weston, Worle and the Villages in 2005 after an extensive business career.