Rishi Sunak (born 12 May 1980) is an English politician from Hampshire, England. He is of Indian origin and is a Hindu. He has served as the MP from Richmond. In February 2020, he got selected as the Chancellor of the Exchequer and his name circulated in news a lot.
Rishi is also the son-in-law of the famous Indian billionaire N. R. Narayana Murthy who is the founder of the famous IT Company Infosys.
As his studies got completed he started for an Investment bank. From the year 2001-2014, he worked for this bank. After this, Sunak got appointed at many prestigious positions in various firms. He has even worked as a director in his father-in-law’s venture named Catamaran.
Childhood, Parents, Siblings & Education
The English politician, Rishi Sunak took birth on 12 May 1980 (age 39 years, as in 2019) in Southampton, Hampshire, England. His family basically belongs to the Punjab region of India.
His father’s name is Yashvir and his mother is Usha Sunak. As sources say his grandparents shifted to the UK in the year 1960. He has no siblings and is the only child of his parents.
Even after getting birth on the foreign land he has not forgotten his religion and culture. In Hampshire, he attended a day boarding school named Winchester College.
After schooling, he attended Lincoln College, Oxford and got graduated. Sunak is an MBA and he did his studies from Stanford University.
Physical Stats, Appearance & Body Details
The Indian guy has a very decent look. He mostly appears in simple clothes. When Rishi has to attend any event or has to deliver his speech he wears a business coat. Rishi Sunak is a tall person with a height of 170 cm (5 ft 7 in) and his weight is 70 Kg (154 lbs).
You can see him attending local sports events in his area. He is a sports lover and considers it as physical exercise.
Personal Life, Spouse Akshata Murthy & Children
When he was at Stanford University for his MBA, he met a girl named Akshata. Soon they became very good friends. After a long term affair, Rishi Sunak married his wife named Akshata Murthy.
India’s richest man N. R. Narayana Murthy is Rishi’s Father-in-law. Narayana has a company named Infosys and has a fortune in billions.
From marriage, Sunak has two cute daughters named Anoushka Sunak, and Krishna Sunak. His family is not much socially active and which is why very less information is available about his children.
Some Lesser Known Facts about Rishi Sunak
|Real Full Birth Name||Rishi Sunak.
|Famous as||Chancellor of the Exchequer.
|Age (As of 2019)||39 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||May 12, 1980.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Southampton, Hampshire, England.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Birth Sign)||Taurus.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5'7".
Centimeters: 170 cm.
Meters: 1.7 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 70 Kg.
Pounds: 154 lbs.
|Shoe Size (UK)||9.|
Mother: Usha Sunak.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Social media||Instagram: rishisunakmp (3929 followers).
Facebook: @rishisunak (9k likes).
Twitter: @RishiSunak (19.7k fans).
|Highest Qualification||Masters Degree Completed.|
|Alma Mater||1. Lincoln College, Oxford.
2. Stanford University.
|Profession||Politician and a Chancellor.|
|Job||Chancellor of the Exchequer.
|Net worth||$ 10 million USD (As in 2020).|
Political Career & Net worth
In the year 2015, he got elected as the MP for the Richmond area. In the year 2015, he again stood in the elections and again won. After this, in 2019 he again held the same position.
As in February 2020 when the former Chancellor of the Exchequer Sajid Javid gave his resignation then Sunak got held his place. He is now the Chancellor of the Exchequer in England.
He lives with his family in a villa in Southampton. His wife is one of the heirs of Infosys’ owner which is around 2.5 billion INR. There is no source to tell his accurate net worth but according to us, Rishi Sunak estimated net worth is somewhere around $10 million US Dollars, as in 2020.
- He has even served as the Chief Secretary to the Treasury when Boris Johnson chose him for the place on 24 July 2019.
- As we came to know originally he is Punjabi.
- In the year 2017, he took the oath by taking Bhagavad Gita in his hands in the House of Commons.
- The man got selected for 3 times consecutively by the people of his area as MP.
- Rishi Sunak is a food lover and there are images in which we can see him with barbeque.
- He is a very generous guy and has worked a lot for the people of Richmond.
- Rishi writes columns for Darlington & Stockton Times very frequently.
- Sunak is interested in social media too and we found his presence his verified accounts on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram.