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CV Lars Danielsson



Born on 9 March 1953, married to Gunilla von Utfall


1976 Degree in Public Administration from University of Gothenburg

2015 Dr. Jur. h.c. Keimyung University, Daegu, Rep. of Korea


1976-80 City Clerk, Municipality of Laholm

1980 Admitted to the Swedish Foreign Service

1981-84 First Secretary, Swedish Embassy, Beijing

1984-88 First Secretary, Swedish Mission to the International Organizations in Geneva

1989-91 Foreign Policy Adviser, Prime Minister's Office, Stockholm

1991-94 Counsellor (Political Affairs), Swedish Mission to the United Nations, New York

1994-99 Ambassador, Senior Foreign Policy Adviser, Prime Minister's Office, Stockholm

1997-00 Chairman of the Swedish Defence Commission

1999-02 State Secretary for International and EU Affairs, Prime Minister's Office, Stockholm

2002-06 Prime Minister's State Secretary, Prime Minister's Office, Stockholm

2006-08 Ambassador, Ministry for Foreign Affairs

2008-11 Consul General of Sweden to Hong Kong and Macao

2011-15 Ambassador of Sweden to the Republic of Korea

2015-16 Ambassador of Sweden to the Federal Republic of Germany

2016 Permanent Representative of Sweden to the European Union