Sadiq Khan

Mayor of London is Sadiq Khan, who was born in the city. He graduated from London's North University (now London Metropolitan) with a Law degree. His political career began in 2005 when he joined the House of Commons. In 2016 he was elected mayor of London. Priorities in featured in his city development program include providing homes for people who cannot afford the high rents in the capital, modernizing urban transport and making it more affordable,  as well as creating new green areas. As a whole, one of Sadiq Khan's main goals is to make London cleaner. His programme further focuses on the development of the city as a financial centre, supported by the ever-improving high education in the area.