CV - Lena Ek

Minister for the Environment

Party: The Centre Party

Personal

Born on 16 January 1958. Married with four children, lives in Valdemarsvik.

Educational background

1978-1985
LL.M., Lund University

Possitions and assignments

29 September 2011-
Minister for the Environment

Honorary doctorate, Lund Technical University

Member of the National Board and the Executive Committee of the Centre Party

2004-2011
Member of the European Parliament

2009-2011
Member of the Board, Royal Institute of Technology

2009
Member of the Board, Norrköpings Hamn AB

2008-2011
Member of the Board, Stockholm Environment Institute

2007-2009
Chair of the Board, Swedish Brain Power

2007-2009
Chair of the Board, EXSELENT Porous Materials

2007-2009
Member of the Board, Södra Gapro AB

2006-2009
Chair of the Board, Brussels section of Sällskapet Politik och Näringsliv

2004-2009
Member of the Board, Södra Skogsägarna

1998-2004
Member of the Riksdag, Committee on Finance

1998-2000
Chair, Centre Party Women's Association

1994-1998
Municipal Commissioner, Valdemarsvik

1994-1998
Member of Östergötland County Council

1993-1998
District Chair of the Centre Party, Östergötland

1985-1992
Researcher and lecturer in international law, Lund University