Svetlana Medvedeva

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Svetlana Medvedeva
Светлана Медведева
First Lady of Russia
In role
7 May 2008 – 7 May 2012
PresidentDmitry Medvedev
Preceded byLyudmila Putina
Succeeded byLyudmila Putina
Personal details
Born
Svetlana Vladimirovna Linnik

(1965-03-15) 15 March 1965 (age 58)
Kronstadt, Leningrad, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union (now Kronstadt, Saint Petersburg, Russia)
NationalityRussian
Spouse(s)
Dmitry Medvedev (m. 1993)
Children1
Alma materSaint Petersburg State University of Economics and Finance
ProfessionEconomist

Svetlana Vladimirovna Medvedeva (Russian: Светлана Владимировна Медведева, pronounced [svʲɪˈtlanə vləˈdʲimʲɪrəvnə mʲɪdˈvʲedʲɪvə]; née Linnik, Линник; born 15 March 1965) is a Russian economist. She was the First Lady of Russia from 2008 to 2012. She is married to the former prime minister and president, Dmitry Medvedev.[1][2]

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