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Sweden-China Trade Council
Box 55680
102 15 Stockholm
Phone: +46 8 22 68 88
Visit: Näringslivets Hus, Storgatan 19, Stockholm

Board of Directors

Ulf Pehrsson

Ulf Pehrsson, Chairman, born in 1956, is Senior Director Government & Industry Relations in Ericsson, the global leader in mobile telecommunications. Ulf has held global responsibility for telecoms and trade policy, as well as for Ericsson’s engagement with governments and regulators, since joining the company in 2001. Ulf previously worked as a diplomat at the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs, the last five years as Deputy-Director General responsible for Export and Investment Promotion and the EU Internal Market.

In his Ericsson role he has also focused on Ericsson’s relations with the Chinese Government at central and provincial level. Ulf is a member of the board of the Stockholm China Economic Research Institute – SCERI – at the Stockholm School of Economics. Ulf is also serving as Advisor to the Governor of Shaanxi Province, China.

Ulf will be retiring from Ericsson in July 2022 to pursue his own business. He will continue in his role as Chairman of the Swedish Foreign Trade Association.

Ulf Pehrsson became Member and elected Chairman of the Board of Directors of SCTC in 2022.