Fredrik Reinfeldt

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Date of Birth August 4, 1965
Place of Birth Osterhaninge, Sweden
Age 55 years old
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Fredrik Reinfeldt

John Fredrik Reinfeldt is a Swedish economist, lecturer and former politician who was Prime Minister of Sweden from 2006 to 2014 and chairman of the liberal conservative Moderate Party from 2003 to 2015. He was the last rotating President of the European Council in 2009. A native of Stockholm County, Reinfeldt joined the Moderate Youth League in 1983, and by 1992 had risen to the rank of chairman, a position he held until 1995. He served as Member of Parliament from 1991 to 2014, representing his home constituency. Reinfeldt was elected party leader on 25 October 2003, succeeding Bo Lundgren. Under his leadership, the Moderate Party has transformed its policies and oriented itself towards the centre, branding itself "the New Moderates". Following the 2006 general election, Reinfeldt was elected Prime Minister on 6 October.

Born: Aug 4, 1965, Österhaninge, Sweden
Political party: Moderate Party
Spouse(s): Filippa Holmberg
Domestic partner: Roberta Alenius
Children: 4
Alma mater: Stockholm University
Monarch: Carl XVI Gustaf
Deputy: Maud Olofsson, Jan Björklund
Preceded by: Göran Persson
Succeeded by: Stefan Löfven
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About Fredrik Reinfeldt

This Moderate Party politician and former President of the European Council took office in 2006 as Prime Minister of Sweden. Elected to a second term in 2010, he continued to deal with the aftermath of his country's 2008 and 2009 financial crisis.

Before Fame

In his late teens, he became a member of Sweden's Moderate Youth League. Later, he served in the Swedish military and earned a degree in economics and business from Stockholm University.

Achievement

In 2007, he met with then-United States President George W. Bush to discuss free trade and climate change; several years later, he met with President Barack Obama.

Family Life

He and his two brothers grew up in Stockholm and London. His twenty-year marriage to fellow Moderate Party politician Filippa Holmberg resulted in three children: Ebba, Eric, and Gustaf.

Associations

Often compared to British Prime Minister and Conservative Party member David Cameron, he successfully changed his country's perception of the Moderate Party from a conservative entity to a truly middle-ground organization.

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