Cv Magdalena Andersson

Minister for Finance


Magdalena Andersson
Magdalena Andersson Photo: Kristian Pohl, Government Offices of Sweden


Swedish Social Democratic Party

Areas of responsibility

  • Central government budget
  • Fiscal policy
  • International economic cooperation
  • Taxes Migration


Born 1967. Lives in Nacka. Married. Two children.


1992-1995 Postgraduate studies in economics, Stockholm School of Economics
1995 Harvard University, USA
1994 Institute for Advanced Studies, Vienna
1992 B.Sc. in Business Administration and Economics, Stockholm School of Economics
1987 Social Science Programme, Katedralskolan, Uppsala

Positions and assignments

2014- Minister for Finance
2012-2014 Economic Policy Spokesperson, Swedish Social Democratic Party
2009-2012 Deputy Director-General, Swedish Tax Agency Domestic Policy Advisor to Party Chair
2007-2009 Social Democratic Party parliamentary
2004-2006 State Secretary, Ministry of Finance
1998-2004 Director of Planning, Prime Minister's Office
1996-1998 Political Advisor, Prime Minister's Office
1994 Lecturer (part-time), Stockholm School of Economics

Additional information

2005-2009 Board member, Policy Network.