Swedish politician who came to prominence as the Leader of the Christian Democrats in 2015. Previously, she worked as a political secretary for councilor Gustaf von Essen in the Uppsala Municipality.
She studied social sciences at Uppsala University.
She won an election to become a Member of the Riksdag in 2018.
She married soccer player Niklas Busch Thor in 2013. Their son Birger was born in 2015 and their daughter Elise was born in 2017.
Jimmie Akesson has also been a member of the Democratic party in Sweden.