Board of Directors

The Board of Directors constitutes representatives from a broad spectrum within the membership and is elected at the Annual General Meeting, with its members serving three-year rotations. The Board appoints the Managing Director, who is responsible for the day-to-day operations and ensures continuous updates on issues of importance to the Chamber. Five committees have been established to support its work; the Executive, Finance, Nomination, Marketing and Industrial Forum Committees respectively. You can read more about our governance in the Articles of Association.

The Chairman is nominated by the Board of Directors and approved by the Members. The current Chairman, since 2022, is Peter Jelkeby, CEO & CSO of IKEA UK and Ireland. 

Board of Directors

Peter Jelkeby

Peter Jelkeby

Chair

IKEA UK & Ireland

Hélène Barnekow

Hélène Barnekow

Vice Chair

Ascension

Fredrik Warneryd

Fredrik Warneryd

Chief Executive

Swedish Chamber of Commerce

Katherine Ainley

Katherine Ainley

Ericsson UK & Ireland

Birgitta Albåge Gough-Cooper

Birgitta Albåge Gough-Cooper

Lazard

Johan Aurén

Johan Aurén

Accountum

Lisa Christie

Lisa Christie

Interim Country Manager UK, Vattenfall

Dr Maria Dahl

Dr Maria Dahl

Innovent Biologics

Magnus Dalhammar

Magnus Dalhammar

Investor AB

Anders Engstrand

Anders Engstrand

SEB

Dominic Fernandez-Ares

Dominic Fernandez-Ares

Stena UK

Alexander Goodwille.

Alexander Goodwille.

Goodwille

Adine Grate

Adine Grate

Corporate Advisor and Non-Executive Director

Christer Gruvris

Christer Gruvris

AstraZeneca

Alex Haddon

Alex Haddon

IC Design

Kerstin Mogull

Kerstin Mogull

Henrik Nordvall

Henrik Nordvall

H&M

Maria Norrman

Maria Norrman

EF Education First

Carl Pihlgren

Carl Pihlgren

EY

Malin Svahn

Malin Svahn

Saab Technologies UK

Mikael Sørensen

Mikael Sørensen

Handelsbanken UK

Tania Tandon

Tania Tandon

TandonHildebrand

Suzanna Temple-Morris

Suzanna Temple-Morris

King

Kristian Terling

Kristian Terling

HSBC

Darren Wilson.

Darren Wilson.

LKAB Minerals

James Yates

James Yates

IK Partners

Chapter Chairmen

Annette Borén

Annette Borén

North West Chapter Chair

Stelrad Group plc

Camilla Carlbom-Flinn

Camilla Carlbom-Flinn

Director

Pentagon Marine

Mike Christopherson

Mike Christopherson

Scotland Chapter Chair

Boda Bars

Caroline  Theobald CBE

Caroline Theobald CBE

North East Chapter Chair

Susan Simpson

Susan Simpson

Midlands Chapter Chair

Fieldfisher

Honorary Members

Björn Askert

Björn Askert

Honorary Vice President

Galgo (UK)

Count Bertil  Bernadotte

Count Bertil Bernadotte

Honorary Vice President

Claes Dahlbäck

Claes Dahlbäck

Honorary Vice President

Bo Lerenius, CBE

Bo Lerenius, CBE

Honorary Vice President

Ulla Nilsson

Ulla Nilsson

Honorary Vice President

Karl-Johan Persson

Karl-Johan Persson

Honorary Vice President

H&M

Dr Anders Wall

Dr Anders Wall

Honorary Vice President

Beijer Alma

Jacob Wallenberg

Jacob Wallenberg

Honorary Vice President

Investor

Håkan Winberg

Håkan Winberg

Honorary Vice President

In Attendance

Astrid Trolle Adams

Astrid Trolle Adams

Honorary Secretary

Geraldine Elliott

Geraldine Elliott

Honorary Solicitor

Reynolds Porter Chamberlain

Matthew Blakemore

Matthew Blakemore

YP Representative

AI Caramba!

Patrons

Accountum
Volvo Group
Invenio Growth
White & Case

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