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Swedish ambassador

Krister Ralf Kumlin, Swedish ambassador.

Background

Kumlin, Krister Ralf was born on December 2, 1938 in Stockholm. Son of Ragnar and Hervor (Dehlgren) Kumlin.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Stockholm University, 1962.

Career

Attaché Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Stockholm, 1962-1963, 1st secretary, 1967-1971, assistant undersecretary, 1978-1982. 2d secretary Swedish Embassy, Washington, 1963-1965, Guatemala City, Guatemala, 1965-1967, 1st secretary Bangkok, 1971-1974, counselor Paris, 1974-1978. Minister Swedish delegate to United Nations, New York City, 1982-1986.

Swedish ambassador to Brazil Swedish Embassy, Brasilia, 1987-1990. Head press and information department Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Stockholm, 1990-1993. Ambassador to Athens, 1993-1997, Tokyo, since 1997.

Vice president Economic and Social Council, New York City, 1985.

Connections

Married Gunilla Molander (divorced). Children: Mikaela, Alexandra, Kristina. Married Ewa Axelson; children: Fredrik, Filip.

father:
Ragnar Kumlin

mother:
Hervor (Dehlgren) Kumlin

spouses:
Gunilla Molander

Ewa Axelson

children:
Mikaela Kumlin

Alexandra Kumlin

Kristina Kumlin

Fredrik Kumlin

Filip Kumlin