Stockholm Region EU Office has five full-time employees who support eight local and regional governments in Stockholm Region by providing information, recommendations and communicating with the EU institutions. Stockholm Region EU Office monitor issues and stakeholders and enable and state our joint positions and recommendations towards EU policy makers.
Stockholm Region EU Office is a joint office for local and regional governments in Stockholm Region, run by the Stockholm Region Association for European Affairs. Founding members of the Association are the City of Stockholm, Stockholm County Council, Storsthlm, together with other members, Mälardalsrådet (Council for the Stockholm Mälar Region), Gotland Region, Sörmland Regional Council, Uppsala Region and Västmanland Region.
Board of Directors
Stockholm Region EU Office is, legally speaking, a company owned by the Association. The Board of Directors consists of three top management directors from the founding members of the Stockholm Region Association for European Affairs.
Madeleine Sjöstrand, Storsthlm, Chairman
Ingela Lindh, City of Stockholm
Malin Frenning, Stockholm County Council
Kristina Tidestav, Solna Municipality (substitute)
Board of Stockholm Region Association for European Affairs
The board of the Stockholm Region Association for European Affairs gather politicians from the members of the association and are responsible for the strategic direction and policy areas to be prioritised.
City of Stockholm
Karin Wanngård (S), Chairman
Daniel Helldén (MP)
Anna König Jerlmyr (M)
Stockholm County Council
Irene Svenonius (M)
Gustav Hemming (C)
Jens Sjöström (S)
Mats Gerdau (M)
Anna-Lena Johansson (L)
Boel Godner (S)
Erika Ullberg (S), Mälardalsrådet (The Council for the Stockholm Mälar Region)
Meit Fohlin (S), Gotland Region
Viking Jonsson (S), Sörmland Regional Council
Jenny Lundström (MP), Uppsala Region
Denise Nordström (S), Västmanland Region
Adjunct members from the European Committee of the Regions
Jelena Drenjanin (M), Huddinge Municipality
Paul Lindquist (M), Stockholm County Council
Erik Pelling (S), Uppsala Municipality
Mohamad Hassan (L), Uppsala Municipality
(C = The Centre Party, KD = The Christian Democratic Party, L = The Liberal Party, M = The Moderate Party, MP = The Green Party, S = The Social Democratic Party, V = The Left Party)