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ambassador

Göran Zetterqvist was Swedish ambassador. Recipient Ridder van Oranje Nassau Ordre award, Queen of The Netherland,s 1975, Dannebrogen award, Queen of Denmark, 1985. Chairman, Cultural Committee, Salem, Sweden, 1993-1997.

Background

Zetterqvist, Göran was born on June 5, 1932 in Örebro, Sweden. Son of Hugo and Signe Zetterqvist.

Education

Bachelor in Law, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1957. Master of Business Administration, Institute European Administration and Affairs, France, 1961.

Career

Attache Swedish Foreign Ministry, 1961. 1st secretary Swedish Mission, Geneva, Switzerland, 1962-1964. Consul Swedish Consulate General, New York City, 1964-1966.

Counsellor Swedish Mission, Brussels, 1975-1977. Minister Swedish Embassy, Copenhagen, Denmark, 1980-1984, ambassador Botswana, 1985-1987, Nigeria, 1989-1992. Director Maloney KB, Sweden, 1993-1999.

Retired, 1999.

Membership

Chairman, Cultural Committee, Salem, Sweden, 1993-1997.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, chess.

Connections

Married Kerstin Särenholm, January 6, 2000.

father:
Hugo Zetterqvist

mother:
Signe Zetterqvist

spouse:
Kerstin Särenholm