State Secretary Carl von der Esch

Carl von der Esch is the State Secretary to the Minister for Defence, Karin Enström.

Areas of responsibility

  • Defence

Personal

Born in 1969 in Nyköping. He currently resides in Trosa. Mr Carl von der Esch is married with three children.

Educational background

1992-1997
Master of Laws, Stockholm University

1989-1991
Reserve Officer Training, Öresund Marine District

1985-1988
Upper secondary school certificate, social sciences, Lundsbergs skola

Posts and assignments

2012-
State Secretary to Minister for Defence, Karin Enström

2010-2012
State Secretary to Minister for Infrastructure Catharina Elmsäter-Svärd

2010-
Board Member, Moderate Party, Trosa - Vagnhärad

2007-2010
Prime Minister's Office, Political Adviser. Also Deputy Head of the Moderate Party's Coordination Secretariat since April 2010

2007
Practising lawyer at Juridiska Byrån, LRF Konsult

2000-2007
Personnel support services, Mertid AB

2006-
Elected positions, Trosa Municipality: Chairman Culture and Leisure Committee, Member of the Municipal Council, Member of the Humanitarian Committee, Alternate Member of the Municipal Executive Board, Humanitarian Committee's Working Committee, Environment Committee

1998-2000
Practising lawyer, Miljöjuristerna Lex Terra HB, Stockholm

1994
Forest management, 295 hectares, Hillstalunds gård, Trosa

1995-1996
Voluntary work at the secretariat's legal department, Amnesty International, Stockholm

1991-1993
Course leader for Swedish Navy reserve officers, Marine Academy, Berga

1990-1991
Substitute school teacher, Nyköping Municipality

Ministry responsible