Management of the Permanent Representation of Sweden to the EU

The Ambassadors Mikaela Kumlin Granit, Torbjörn Haak and Ingrid Ask lead the Permanent Representation of Sweden to the EU. As the Head of Mission, Mikaela Kumlin Granit has the overall responsibility. Torbjörn Haak is her Deputy and Ingrid Ask represents Sweden in the Political and Security Committe of the EU. Carina Johansson is the Head of Administration.

  • Ambassadör Mikaela Kumlin Granit

    Mikaela Kumlin Granit, Permanent Representative of Sweden to the EU

    Photo: Hani Kanaftchian

  • Ambassadör Torbjörn Haak

    Torbjörn Haak, Deputy Permanent Representative of Sweden to the EU

    Photo: Hani Kanaftchian

  • Ambassadör Ingrid Ask

    Ingrid Ask, PSC Ambassador

    Photo: Hani Kanaftchian

Mikaela Kumlin Granit 

Mikaela Kumlin Granit has the overall responsibility for the work of the mission. As the Permanent Representative of Sweden to the EU, she represents Sweden in the Committee of Permanent Representatives (Coreper II) meetings. 

Coreper meets every week and is the most important preparatory organ for the Council of the EU. Coreper II deals largely with political, financial, justice, policing and foreign policy issues and prepares the meetings of four ministerial configurations:

  • Foreign Affairs Council
  • Economic and Financial Affairs Council
  • Justice and Home Affairs Council
  • General Affairs Council

CV Mikaela Kumlin Granit
Mikaela Kumlin Granit on X/Twitter

Torbjörn Haak

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

  • 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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Torbjörn Haak on X/Twitter

Ingrid Ask 

Ingrid Ask is Head of the Section for Foreign and Security Policy of the Representation. She represents Sweden in the Political and Security Committe of the EU.

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Contact

Mikaela Kumlin Granit
Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the EU
Phone +32 (0)2  289 56 43
email to Mikaela Kumlin Granit
Agneta Bergendahl Szmida
Assistant to Ambassador Mikaela Kumlin Granit
Phone +32 (0)2 289 56 43
email to Agneta Bergendahl Szmida
Torbjörn Haak
Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative to the EU
Phone +32 (0) 2 289 56 44
email to Torbjörn Haak
Ann-Sofie Lange
Assistant to Ambassador Torbjörn Haak
Phone +32 (0)2 289 56 44
email to Ann-Sofie Lange
Ingrid Ask
Ambassador and Representative in the Political and Security Committee (PSC)
email to Ingrid Ask
Linnea Gualersi
Assistant to Ambassador Ingrid Ask
email to Linnea Gualersi
Carina Johansson
Head of Administration
Phone +32 (0) 2 289 56 59
email to Carina Johansson
Permanent Representation of Sweden to the EU
Brussels
Phone +32 (0) 2 289 56 11
Visiting address Square de Meeûs 30
email to Permanent Representation of Sweden to the EU