Born 1952. BSc of Arts. Swedish citizen. Chairman of the Board of Kaunis Holding, NMI Group, Hedlunda Industri AB and Ekhaga Utveckling AB as well as member of the Boards of additional unlisted companies. Former, among other things, Chairman of the Board in Swedbank and KF. Many years of operational experience in industry as well as the financial sector, among other things as Managing Director of Folksam. Has held several ministerial posts and other political assignments.