Who is Rishi Sunak?

The couple tied the knot in 2009 and has two daughters, Anoushka and Krishna.

Rishi Sunak was born in UK's Southampton area to an Indian family. He is the son of a pharmacist mother and a National Health Service (NHS) general practitioner father.

Sunak, 42, and his wife Akshata, also 42, have two daughters, Krishna, 11, and Anoushka, nine - and reports have suggested the family may shun Downing Street as their family home altogether. 

Rishi Sunak became a member of Parliament (MP) in 2015 after he got elected from Richmond, Yorkshire.

Rishi Sunak's grandparents are from Punjab.

Rishi Sunak is an Oxford University and Stanford graduate and is married to Infosys co-founder Narayana Murthy’s daughter Akshata Murty.