Spoken languages: English, German.
Member parliament, Sweden, 1968. Member board moderate party Sweden, 1981—2002. Vice president standing committee on constitution, Sweden, 1982—1991.
Vice chairman moderate party parliamentary group Sweden, 1985—1991, Sweden, 1994—2002. Minister of defense Government of Sweden, Stockholm, 1991—1994. 1st deputy speaker Swedish Parliament, 1994—2002.
Governor Uppsala County, Sweden, since 2003. President Parliamentary Assembly of the Council Europe, 1989-1991. Chairman European Democratic Group of the Assembly, 1985-1989.
Board member Swedish Broadcasting Corporation, 1978-1991. Swedish National television Company, 1979-1991. Swedish Press Subsidies, 1976-1991.
Member regional board Nordbanken, 1995-2002. President international board International Foundation Airline Passengers' Association, 1985-1989.
President Swedish Young Moderates, 1966-1971. Nordic Union Young Moderates, 1968-1970. Vice president European Union Young Moderates, 1970-1972.
Member Swedish Arms Export Control Board, 1995-1998.
Spouse Py-Lotte Bjôrck (née von Zweigbergk)), 1975. Children: Anne.