|Romina Pourmokhtari Quick Info
|5 ft 5 in
|Date of Birth
|November 12, 1995
Romina Pourmokhtari is a Swedish politician. A member of the Liberals, she was appointed as the Minister for the Environment in the Kristersson Cabinet (the 57th Government of Sweden that is formed by Ulf Kristersson, leader of the Moderate Party) in 2022. Expressen named her “Sweden’s most powerful politician under 30” in 2022.
Romina Pourmokhtari studied at Blackebergs Gymnasium, a high school in Stockholm, Sweden and majored in Science. She also attended Uppsala University (Swedish: Uppsala universitet).
5 ft 5 in or 165 cm
50 kg or 110 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
Romina Pourmokhtari Facts
- Her father is a political refugee from Iran.
- Romina once stated that her parents fled from Iran “when freedom was taken from them.”
- She started serving as the vice president of the Liberal Youth of Sweden in 2018.
- In 2022, Romina Pourmokhtari became a member of the Riksdag for Stockholm Municipality.
- She has also achieved the feat of becoming the youngest-ever minister of a cabinet in Sweden.
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