Minister for Social Affairs and the Interior

Astrid Krag

CV for Astrid Krag

Minister for Social Affairs and the Interior 
Member of the Social Democratic Party
Member of Parliament


Special Advisor to the Minister:
Lynne Birch Hansen

  • Minister for Social Affairs and the Interior since June 27, 2019
  • Minister for Health and Prevention from October 3, 2011, to February 3, 2014
  • Member of Parliament for the Social Democratic Party
  • Former spokeswoman on tax politics, integration and immigration affairs, naturalization, senior citizens, and welfare politics
  • BA student in Political Science, University of Copenhagen, 2003-2007
  • Upper Secondary School, Tørring County Gymnasium, 1998-2001
  • Employed as a home carer, Sundparken, Amager, 2007
  • Student assistant, Social and Health Care College in Copenhagen, 2003-2005
  • Assistant educator, Frederiksberg Hospital Nursery, 2001-2002
  • Shop assistant and cashier, Netto Supermarket, Tørring, 1999-2001
  • Chairman of the Socialist People's Party's youth section, 2005-2007
  • Chairman of the Student Council at Tørring Amtsgymnasium, 1999-2001
  • Born November 17, 1982, in Vejle
  • Married to Andreas Seebach, with whom she has three children

Astrid Krag

Ministry of Social Affairs and the Interior
Holmens Kanal 22,
DK - 1060 Copenhagen K