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Sten Tolgfors

Sten Tolgfors, Swedish government official. Member European Union 96 Committee, 1995—1996; Swedish delegate Nordic Council, 1998—2002; member national board Moderate Party Youth Organization, 1990—1995; Member of Swedish Red Cross Society, Rotary International.

Background

  • Tolgfors, Sten was born on July 17, 1966 in Forshaga, Sweden.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Political Science, Örebro University, sweden.

    Career

    • Advisor on international information and understanding Swedish Red Cross Society, 1988—1989. Member Örebro City Assembly, 1991—1994. Special advisor Ministry of Defense, 1992—1993, Ministry of Industry and Commerce, 1992—1993, political advisor, 1993—1994.

      Member of Parliament Riksdag, since 1994. Member national board Moderate Party, 2002, spokesman on social insurance, 2002—2003, spokesman on education, 2003—2006. Minister foreign trade Government of Sweden, since 2006, minister defense, since 2008.

      Alternate member, foreign affairs committee Riksdag, 1994—1998, alternate member education committee and industry and trade committee, 1994—2002, alternate member Organization Security and Cooperation parliamentary assembly, 1998—2002, member foreign affairs committee, 1998—2002, member social insurance committee, 2002—2003, member education committee, 2003—2006, member advisory council foreign affairs, 2006.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Moderate Party

    Membership

    Member European Union 96 Committee, 1995—1996. Swedish delegate Nordic Council, 1998—2002. Member national board Moderate Party Youth Organization, 1990—1995.

    Member of Swedish Red Cross Society, Rotary International.
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    Born July 17, 1966
    (age 51)
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    • 1988 - 1989
      Advisor, on international information and understanding Swedish Red Cross Society
    • 1991 - 1994
      member, +urebro City Assembly
    • 1992 - 1993
      special advisor, Ministry of Defense
    • 1992 - 1993
      special advisor, Ministry of Defense
    • 1994
      Member, of Parliament Riksdag
    • 2002
      member, national board Moderate Party
    • 2002 - 2003
      member, national board Moderate Party
    • 2003 - 2006
      member, national board Moderate Party
    • 2006
      minister foreign trade Government of Sweden
    • 2008
      minister foreign trade Government of Sweden
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