CV Emil Högberg

Emil Högberg is State Secretary to Minister for Policy Coordination and Energy, Ibrahim Baylan. 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.


Emil Högberg
State Secretary to Minister for Policy Coordination and Energy Ibrahim Baylan. Photo: Kristian Pohl/Government Offices of Sweden


Born 1976. Married, two children. Lives in Huddinge.


2001 Master of Laws, Stockholm University

Positions and assignments

2017– State Secretary, Prime Minister’s Office

2016–2017 Political Adviser, Prime Minister’s Office

2011–2016 Opposition Leader/Municipal Commissioner, Huddinge Municipality

2006–2010 Desk Officer, Government Offices

2003–2006 Municipal Commissioner, Huddinge Municipality

2002 County Administrative Court Clerk, Västernorrland County Administrative Court

2001 Political Adviser, Ministry of Justice