December 7, 2021
Eva Magdalena Andersson (born 23 January 1967) is a Swedish economist who has served as Prime Minister of Sweden since 30 November 2021. Previously, she served as Minister of Finance from 3 October 2014 to 30 November 2021. As a member of the Swedish Social Democratic Party, she was a speaker the party's economic policies since February 2012. Andersson studied at the Stockholm School of Economics She is married to Richard Friberg, a professor in economics, with whom she has two children. In October 2021, she was appointed First Secretary of the Swedish Social Democratic Workers Party, making her the second woman to lead the party, and on 30 November 2021, She succeeded Stefan Löfven as Prime Minister of Sweden. She is the first woman to become the Prime Minister of Sweden.