Hans Dahlgren

Minister for EU Affairs, Sweden


Hans Dahlgren is the Swedish Minister for EU Affairs in Prime Minister Stefan Löfven’s cabinet. From 2014 to 2019 he held the position of State Secretary for International and EU Affairs in the Prime Minister’s Office and from 2013 to 2014 he was Administrative Director and Treasurer for the Swedish Social Democratic Party. Prior to this, he held roles as Human Rights Ambassador in the Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Swedish Ambassador in Geneva, State Secretary for Foreign Affairs in the Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Ambassador to the United Nations in New York and Swedish representative to the United Nations Security Council. He studied Business Administration and Economics at the Stockholm School of Economics.