Politics and Media

Borg Sweden’s Leading Opinion Maker

Finance Minister Anders Borg is Sweden’s most influential opinion maker. For the second year running, Borg is at the top of the list of Sweden’s 100 most important public voices. Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt came in second, followed by Maud Olofsson, Minister for Enterprise and Energy third, Jan Björklund, Minister for Education came in fourth.

Numbers 5 to 7 were taken up by influential Swedish journalists and editorial writers. Mona Sahlin, leader of the Social Democrats took place number 8. The list was put together by Swedish publication DSM and was based on a vote by 300 Swedish journalists.