Leif Pagrotsky appointed Consul General of Sweden in New York

Leif Pagrotsky appointed Consul General of Sweden in New York

Leif Pagrotsky has been appointed Consul General of Sweden in New York by the government. Mr Pagrotsky was previously Minister for Trade as well as Minister for Education, Research and Culture. Between 2002 and 2012, he was a Member of the Riksdag. He has previously served at the Riksbank, at the OECD in Paris and in various positions in the Ministry of Finance. He assumes his duties in January 2016, succeeding the Honorary Consul General of Sweden in New York, David E. R. Dangoor.