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Sigrid Kaag

Finance minister, the Netherlands

Sigrid Kaag is Minister of Finance and Deputy Prime Minister of the Netherlands since January 2022. She previously served as Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation from October 2017 to August 2021 and Minister of Foreign Affairs from May 2021 to September 2021. 

Prior to that, Sigrid Kaag worked as a diplomat for the United Nations. She served as Assistant Secretary-General for the UN Development Programme (UNDP) in New York from 2010, UN Under-Secretary-General in Syria from 2013 and UN Under-Secretary-General in Lebanon from 2015.