Born in 1942
Ambassador, career diplomat in the Swedish Foreign Service, retired since 2004.
Sweden’s Ambassador to the Republic of Korea, Sept 2000 – Nov 2003
Tokyo, Counsellor for Economic Affairs, Minister and Deputy Chief of Mission, Oct 1995 – Sept 2000
Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Political Affairs Department, Stockholm Sept 1992 – Oct 1995: Head of the Middle East section, Deputy Assistant Under-secretary for the Asia-Pacific Region.
Sweden’s Security Police Force, Oct 1991 – Sept 1992: Counterterrorism unit
Kuwait and the Gulf, Jordan, Counsellor Oct 1988 – Oct 1991.
Bangkok, First Secretary and Counsellor, Sept 1985 – Oct 1988
Bonn, FR of Germany, Press Attaché, June 1981 – Sept 1985
Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Press and Public Affairs Dept, Stockholm, Head of Section, May 1979-July 1981
New York, Press Attaché, June 1976 – May 1979
Algiers, Second secretary, Sept 1973-June 1975
MInistry for Foreign Affairs, Stockholm, Sept 1970-Sept 1973
Central Bank of Sweden, Feb 1969 – Sept 1970
Gothenburg School of Economics and Business Administration : Master of Economics and Business Administration
University of Gothenburg: Degree in Philosophy
University of Stockholm: Degrees in Literature
Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Sweden Two year diplomatic trainee program