The Prime Minister's State Secretary Gunnar Wieslander

Gunnar Wieslander is State Secretary to Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt.

Areas of responsibility

Supports the Prime Minister in his role as head of the Government Offices. He also has responsibility after the Prime Minister for management and division of labour in the Prime Minister's Office.

Personal

State Secretary Gunnar Wieslander State Secretary Gunnar Wieslander

Born in Stockholm on 15 September 1962. Lives in Stockholm, married and has two children.

Education

1984
Naval Officer, Naval Academy, Karlskrona

Positions held

2010-
State Secretary, Prime Minister's Office

2007-2010
State Secretary, Ministry for Foreign Affairs

2006-2007
Commanding Officer, First Submarine Flotilla

2003-2006
Military Adviser, Ministry of Defence

2001-2003
Staff Officer at Swedish Armed Forces Headquarters Strategic Command and Head of Swedish delegation to the European Capabilities Action Plan (ECAP)

1999-2001
Submarine Commander

1996-1998
Lecturer in Strategic Studies, Department of Strategic Studies at the Swedish National Defence College

1994-1996
Studies at the Spanish Defence College

1984-1994
Assigned to RSwN Submarines (exchange service in the French Navy 1989)

Other appointments

2001-
Member of the Royal Swedish Academy of War Sciences

1998-
Member of the Royal Swedish Society of Naval Sciences

Languages

English, French and Spanish