CV Mikael Lindvall


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.

As of Sepember 1, 2017 PSC Ambassador, Permanent Representation of Sweden to the EU

August, 2012 – August 2017 Ambassador of Sweden to Somalia

September, 2010 – July, 2012    Chargé d’Affaires and Head of Mission, Rwanda

August, 2008 – August, 2010  Director and Head of Section for Humanitarian Affairs and Conflict Issues, Department of Security Policy, Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Stockholm, Sweden

September, 2006 – July, 2008   Desk Officer, Humanitarian Policy and International Humanitarian Law, Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Stockholm, Sweden

February, 1997 – July, 2000 Deputy Head of Mission, Embassy of Sweden, Islamabad, Pakistan

February, 1995 – January, 1997    Press and Information Officer, UNIFIL, Naqoura/Tyre, Lebanon

January, 1990 – January, 1995 Various military positions within the Swedish battalion as well as UNIFIL headquarters, UNIFIL, Naqoura/Tyre, Lebanon


1987 - 1995 Bachelor of Science in EconomicsStockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden

1985 - 2005 Various military courses and exercises