Catharina Elmsäter-Svärd

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Catharina Elmsäter-Svärd
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Minister for Infrastructure
Assumed office
5 October 2010
Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt
Preceded by Åsa Torstensson
Member of the Swedish Riksdag
for Stockholm County
In office
22 September 1997 – 29 February 2008
Personal details
Born (1965-11-23) 23 November 1965 (age 48)
Political party Moderate Party
Profession Economist

Catharina Sabine Maria Laurine Elmsäter-Svärd (born 23 November 1965) is a Swedish politician who has been Minister for Infrastructure since 2010. A member of the Moderate Party, she was an MP of the Swedish Riksdag for Stockholm County from 1997 to 2008.

She held the positions as Commissioner of Finance and Chief Commissioner in of Stockholm County Council from 2008 to 2010. She also served as acting Minister for Defence from 29 March to 18 April 2012, following the sudden resignation of Sten Tolgfors.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Chris Heister
Chief Commissioner of the Stockholm County Council
Succeeded by
Torbjörn Rosdahl
Preceded by
Åsa Torstensson
Minister for Infrastructure
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Sten Tolgfors
Minister for Defence

Succeeded by
Karin Enström