Peter Burman, EF Education First, elected to the Council of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce for the UK

5 June 2019

Press release, 5 June 2019:

Peter Burman, President of EF Education First Corporate Solutions, was elected to the Council of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce for the UK at its 112th Annual General Meeting on 5 June.

“EF is a successful Swedish business with a long history in the UK. The education industry is going through a major transformation, where EF is leading the way. Peter is a welcome addition to the Council, as he speaks for an industry that has not been represented until now,” says Jan Olsson, Chairman, Swedish Chamber of Commerce for the UK.  

EF Education First is the world’s largest privately held education company, with 50,000 employees across 116 countries, educating and training millions of students worldwide every year. In his leadership role, Peter Burman is responsible for the firm’s client impact, the development of its people and its business performance and growth.

Peter has over 20 years of international experience gained from a variety of cross-functional leadership roles in private education companies, including at EF and My Academy, a start-up which became Sweden’s leading home tutoring company.

Read more about the AGM here.

The Swedish Chamber of Commerce for the United Kingdom is a business organisation aimed at inspiring, promoting and extending commercial and industrial relations between the UK and Sweden. Founded in 1906 - by business, for business - we offer a range of services to help both Swedish and British businesses establish, grow, develop and connect. For more information, visit

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