Sky executive who loaned Boris Johnson his £10million home gets job as ...

Fury as Sky executive who loaned Boris Johnson his £10million London home to use as a leadership campaign headquarters is rewarded with a job as a 'corporate adviser' to the new PM Andrew Griffith has stepped down as the broadcaster's chief financial officer Mr Johnson and his top team have been holed up in the lavish property recently Mr Griffith is a former Tory election candidate who has worked at Sky since 2008 Labour says appointment shows new leader's 'friends can buy influence'

By David Wilcock, Whitehall Correspondent For Mailonline

Published: 18:09 BST, 23 July 2019 | Updated: 18:09 BST, 23 July 2019

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A senior Sky executive who loaned Boris his £10million home just yards from Parliament to use as a campaign base was made a business adviser to  the new Tory leader today.

Andrew Griffith has stepped down as chief financial officer to work as a corporate adviser to Mr Johnson, the broadcaster reported.

Mr Johnson and his top team have been holed up in the lavish property near Millbank in recent weeks as he closed in on the keys to 10 Downing Street. 

Shadow Cabinet Office minister Jon Trickett said: 'Before he is even appointed Prime Minister, one of Boris Johnson's first acts is to dish out a

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