The Ambassador

The new Ambassador of Sweden, Dag Hartelius, has arrived in Budapest on 1 September 2019.

Born 1955 in Härnösand, Sweden.

Academic degree:

BA degree, 1979, Uppsala University.
PhD preparatory (Political science), 1981, Uppsala University.

Professional carrier:

2019-          Ambassador of Sweden to Hungary, Budapest.
2013-2019 Director-General, National Defence Radio Establishment (FRA),                           Stockholm.
2011-2013 Permanent Representative of Sweden to the European Union,                               Brussels.
2008-2011 Ambassador of Sweden to the Republic of Poland, Warsaw.
2003-2008 Ambassador of Sweden to the Republic of Estonia, Tallinn.
1985-2003 Ambassador Hartelius has served as Swedish diplomat in St.                               Petersburg, Moscow, Berlin and London as well at the Ministry for                       Foreign Affairs in Stockholm.

Language skills:

Swedish (native)
English (fluent)
German (fluent)
Russian (fluent)
Estonian (fluent)
French (fair)
Polish (fair)
Hungarian (beginner)

Last updated 19 Jan 2018, 4.06 PM