The Social Liberal Party,
Sofie Carsten Nielsen - Fotograf Steen Brogaard

Sofie Carsten Nielsen

Member of the Folketing, The Social Liberal Party

Former Minister

Ravnsborg Tværgade 6, 2. sal
2200 Copenhagen N

Phone in the Folketing:
+45 3337 5500

Sofie Carsten Nielsen, born May 24th 1975 in Hørsholm, daughter of pensioner Jens Carsten Nielsen and pensioner Kirsten Carsten Nielsen. Married to Rasmus Dalsgaard. The couple has two children Gustav and Villads.


Member period
Member of the Folketing for The Social Liberal Party in Greater Copenhagen greater constituency from September 15th 2011.


Parliamentary career
Chairwoman of the parliamentary group of the Social Liberal Party 2012-2014. Vice-chairwoman of the parliamentary Group of the Social Liberal Party from 2015 and 2011-2012. Deputy political leader of the Social Liberal Party from August 31st 2014.


Publications
Contributor to the anthology »De røde sko« (The Red Shoes), 2002, and the anthology »Tilbage to rødderne - om de radikale værdier« (Back to Basics – on social-liberal values), 2008.

Current committees

Member of
The Employment Committee
The Legal Affairs Committee
The Higher Education and Research Committee
The Immigration and Integration Committee

Spokesman

Spokeswoman on labour market
Spokeswoman on higher education and research
Spokeswoman on immigration and integration
Spokeswoman on alien affairs

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Latest update: [30.01.2018]
Editor: Biografiredaktionen