State Secretary to Alice Bah Kuhnke

Karin Strandås is State Secretary to Minister for Culture and Democracy Alice Bah Kuhnke. State Secretaries are politically appointed senior officials at the Government Offices who lead the work of a ministry directly under the head of the ministry or another minister. State Secretaries are responsible for planning and coordination.

State Secretary Karin Strandås

Karin Strandås most recently served as deputy head of the Swedish Green Party at the Prime Minister’s Office, where she was previously Political Adviser. Prior to that she was Chair of the Swedish Burma Committee and campaign manager at ActionAid in Sweden.

Ms Strandås will hold this position from 1 June 2017 to 1 February 2018, while Per Olsson Fridh is on parental leave.