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|President of Chile|
|Assumed office |
11 March 2014
|Preceded by||Sebastián Piñera|
11 March 2006 – 11 March 2010
|Preceded by||Ricardo Lagos|
|Succeeded by||Sebastián Piñera|
|Born|| Verónica Michelle Bachelet Jeria|
29 September 1951
Verónica Michelle Bachelet Jeria AC (Spanish pronunciation: [beˈɾonika miˈʃel baʃeˈle ˈxeɾja]; born 29 September 1951) is a Chilean politician. She became President of Chile on 11 March 2014. She was also President of Chile from 11 March 2006 to 11 March 2010. She was the first woman president of Chile.
In 2010, Bachelet became the president of UN Women. In 2013, she resigned from that position.
Bachelet is a socialist.