Lives in: Stockholm
Occupation: Studying for a masters degree at Stockholm University and doing freelance work for a business incubator company.
Claudia has been living in Stockholm since January 2008 following her move from Rio de Janeiro, although she has visited the country many times before.
She has a 19-year-old daughter, a 14-year-old son and is married to a Swede.
She is on extended leave from her job with the Brazilian tax authorities.
She is training for the Stockholm Marathon, trying to learn Swedish and does a lot of cooking for her son and husband, among others.