Ambassadors of Sweden to the EU

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The Ambassadors Lars Danielsson, Torbjörn Haak and Mikael Lindvall lead the Permanent Representation of Sweden to the EU. As the Head of Mission, Lars Danielsson has the overall responsibility. Torbjörn Haak is his Deputy and Mikael Lindvall represents Sweden in the Political and Security Committe of the EU.

Daniel Blockert, Ambassador, represents Sweden in the Council Working Party on the UK. The Council Party handles the future relation between the EU and the United Kingdom.

Lars Danielsson, Torbjörn Haak and Mikael Lindvall
Ambassadors of Sweden to the EU: Lars Danielsson, Torbjörn Haak and Mikael Lindvall Photo: Hani Kanaftchian

Lars Danielsson has the overall responsibility for the work of the mission. As the Permanent Representative of Sweden to the EU he represents Sweden in the Committee of Permanent Representatives (Coreper II) meetings.

Coreper meets every week and is the most important preparatory organ for the European Council. Coreper II deals largely with political, financial, justice, policing and foreign policy issues.

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As Deputy Permanent Representative, Torbjörn Haak, represents Sweden in Coreper I. Coreper I prepares the meetings of six ministerial constellations:

  • Agriculture and fisheries
  • Competitiveness
  • Education, youth, culture and sport
  • Employment, social policy, health and consumer affairs
  • Environment
  • Transport, telecommunications and energy

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Mikael Lindvall is the Head of the Section of Foreign- and securitypolicy of the Representation. He represents Sweden in the Political and Security Committe of the EU.

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Contact

Lars Danielsson
Ambassador and Permanent representative to the EU
Phone +32 (0)2  289 56 43
email to Lars Danielsson
Agneta Bergendahl Szmida
Assistant to Ambassador Lars Danielsson
Phone +32 (0)2 289 56 43
email to Agneta Bergendahl Szmida
Torbjörn Haak
Ambassador, deputy permanent representative, Permanent Representation of Sweden to the EU, Brussels
Phone +32 (0) 2 289 56 44
email to Torbjörn Haak
Christine Hollner
Assistant to Torbjörn Haak
Phone +32 (0)2 289 56 44
email to Christine Hollner
Mikael Lindvall
Ambassador, Permanent Representation of Sweden to the EU, Brussels
Phone +32 (0)2 289 56 07
email to Mikael Lindvall
Helena Johansson
Assistant to ambassador Mikael Lindvall
Phone +32 (0)2 289 56 07
email to Helena Johansson