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Swedish government official

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.

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.