Rishi Sunak | Parents | Education | UK Wiki | Religion

Rishi Sunak is a British politician who has served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom since 25 October 2022 and Leader of the Conservative Party since 24 October 2022. Sunak served as Chancellor of the Exchequer from 2020 to 2022 and Chief Secretary to the Treasury from 2019. As of 2020, and he has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Richmond (York) since 2015.

Rishi Sunak | Parents | Education | UK Wiki | Religion

Sunak was born in Southampton to Indian-origin parents who moved to the UK from East Africa in the 1960s. He was educated at Winchester College, studied Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE) at Lincoln College, Oxford, and earned an MBA from Stanford University as a Fulbright Scholar. While at Stanford, he met his future wife, Akshata Murthy, who was married to Indian billionaire N.R. Narayana Murthy was the daughter of Infosys. After graduation, Sunak worked for Goldman Sachs and later as a partner at the hedge fund firms The Children’s Investment Fund Management and Thalem Partners.

Personal Life

Date of Birth:12 May 1980 (age 42)
Birthplace:Southampton, Hampshire
Zodiac Sign:Taurus
Universities:Winchester College, Lincoln College Oxford, Stanford University
Education:Philosophy, Politics and Economics, MBA
Food habit:Intermittent fasting, Chocolate chip muffin
Hobbies:Keeping fit, Cricket, Football and Movies


Parents:Yashveer Sunak, Usha Sunki
Wife:Akshata Murthy
Children:Krishna Sunak, Anushka Sunki
Siblings:Sanjay Sunak, Rakhi Williams
Father-in-law and mother-in-law:NR Narayan Murthy and Sudha Murthy


2001 to 2004An analyst for investment bank Goldman Sachs
2006Hedge Fund Management The Children’s Investment Fund Management
7 May, 2015Member of Parliament for Richmond (Yorks)
2018 to 2019Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Local Government
2019 to 2020Chief Secretary to the Treasurer
2020 to 2022Chancellor of the Exchequer
24 October, 2022Leader of the Conservative Party
25 October, 2022Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Describing himself, he said that,
I have been fortunate enough to enjoy a successful business career. I co-founded a large investment firm, working with companies from Silicon Valley to Bangalore. I then used that experience to help small and enterprising British companies grow successfully. From working in my mother’s small chemist shop to my own experience building large businesses, I have seen firsthand how politicians must support free enterprise and innovation to ensure our future prosperity.


Hello friends, I am “Swati Jain” and i'm graduated in journalism from Mumbai University. I like to write essays and articles on Indian history, accomplishments and achievements. You will see all my articles are about curiosity around India.

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