Markus Räikkönen is a Finnish famous personality, former athlete, and entrepreneur. He gained a lot of attention for being the husband of the Finnish Prime Minister, Sanna Marin. The politician has been serving as the Prime Minister of Finland since 10 December 2019. Since 2015, she is a member of the parliament of Finland and also served as the Minister of Transport and Communications in 2019 from6 June to 10 December.
In 2019, after the resignation of Antti Rinne in the wake of the 2019 postal strike, she succeeded him and elected as the prime minister. Also, she became the world’s youngest female Finland’s Prime Minister as well as a state leader. On the other hand, her husband represents himself as the communication director at the Tampere Academy of Marketing. Let us scroll over to discover more of his details.
Caption: The businessman Markus Räikkönen.
Markus Räikkönen: Bio, Family, Career
The Prime Minister’s husband was born on 16 September 1985 in Helsinki, Finland. He has not provided information on his parents, siblings, or his academic qualifications. Moreover, he has Finnish nationality and belongs to the European White ethnicity.
He gained attention for his marriage to the female Prime Minister Sanna Marin. However, he has involved in his business ventures. Prior to his career as a businessman, he was an associate football player. According to sources, he designated as the communications director at the Tampere Academy of Marketing. Additionally, he has also co-founded the company called Prezella Ltd. in 2016.
Markus Räikkönen: Personal Life & Wife
As mentioned above, he has married a Finnish politician Sanna Marin. They reported to date since the year 2004 at the age of 18. After dating for years, they exchanged rings in August 2020. Their wedding held at the Prime Minister’s official residence Kesaranta in Helsinki. They announced their wedding via Sanna’s Instagram post.
Together, the couple had welcomed a daughter Emma Amalia Marin in January 2018. Currently, the duo is staying at the Prime Minister’s official residence because of COVID-19. Besides, they live in the Kaleva district of Tampere. Further, he has not involved in any sorts of controversies or rumors.
Caption: Markus Räikkönen and wife Sanna Marin
Markus Räikkönen: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
Moving toward his earning, he has been making a good amount of money from his different business ventures. Though his salary is under review, he surely is making a considerable amount from his career as an associate footballer and communication director. Therefore, he reported having a net worth estimated at above $500 thousand. On the other hand, his wife who is recognized as the youngest Prime Minister of Finland has an estimated net worth of between $1 million-$5 million.
He is fairly active over different social media platforms with unverified accounts. On Instagram, he has an account @markus.raikkonen with more than 1.1k followers. He goes by the handle @MarkusRaikkonen with 752 followers.
Markus Räikkönen: Body Measurements
The famous personality has an athletic body structure with a height of 5 feet 10 inches or 1.78 meters. His well-maintained body weighs around 75 kg with unknown body measurements. He has brown hair as well as eyes color.