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A long and wide hands-on experience in many areas, including Foreign Policy/International Relations/Business Intelligence/ Press/Media/Information/Journalism/ Computers/IT/Management/ Negotiations/Trade Unions etc.

Experience

  • Business Intelligence Analyst

    at NewsMachine

    November 2009 - at Present

    Stockholm

    Business Intelligence Media and market consulting, analyses and research, comprehensive reports and plans in strategic projects for clients. PR/information and business development.

  • Press Secretary, First Secretary/Senior Administrative Officer

    at Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs

    February 1976 - October 2009

    Stockholm

    Foreign policy/International Relations A long and hands-on experience with the “inner workings” and making of foreign policy (political, economic and military). Including vast amounts of research, analysis, intelligence, information, policy plans, “playing the game”, administration, management, personnel etc. Besides vast experience/knowledge about many countries all over the world (history, culture, political, economic, military). Press/Media/Information/Journalism From when I started my own newspaper as a student, via working at the Press and Information Department in the Foreign Ministry (including organizing national and international press arrangements and being official spokesperson for the ministry); to advanced market research/analyses of the international Media market for clients- Computers/IT Over 45 years of extensive experience with all aspects of computers and IT. Hardware/ software/ programming/ data communications/ security/ maintenance/ purchasing etc.

  • Elected member of the Trade Union Board

    at Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs

    March 1980 - November 1985

    Stockholm

    Negotiations/Trade Union Was an elected member of the Trade Union Board at the Foreign Ministry for 5 years. So let’s just say that I have a “healthy” knowledge and experience from my entire career about negotiations, and the strategy and tactics for that..

Education

  • East-West Trade, Institute of Soviet and East European studies

    at Uppdala University

    1979 - 1980 (1 year) Uppsala

  • Bachelor’s Degree History and Social Sciences

    at Stockholm University

    1970 - 1973 (3 years) Stockholm

Languages

  • Swedish Native

  • English Native

  • German Negotiation

  • Icelandic Elementary

  • Spanish Elementary

  • Portuguese Conversation

  • French Elementary

  • Danish Conversation

  • Norwegian Conversation

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