By David Wilcock, Whitehall Correspondent For Mailonline
Published: 18:09 BST, 23 July 2019 | Updated: 18:09 BST, 23 July 2019
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 powerful job in Number 10 to his super-rich pal who lent him his luxurious house in Westminster for the Tory