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Change of Speaker: Carl-Henric Svanberg, Chairman Volvo Group and Anna Hallberg, Minister

  • 10 June 2020 16:00 - 17:00

  • Online - Zoom


Due to an unforeseen complication, Jacob Wallenberg are not able to participate in todays webinar. We are honored to have Carl-Henrik Svanberg, Chairman of Volvo Group to join todays webinar. 

SCCJ and The Swedish Chambers of Commerce in APAC are pleased to invite you to a webinar with two key patrons in the field of Swedish foreign trade and business: Anna Hallberg, Sweden's Minister for Foreign Trade and Carl-Henrik SvanbergChairman of Volvo Group

How has Swedish trade policy functioned during the COVID-19 crisis and how will it work once the pandemic is over? What industrial support measures with regards to exports and international activities have been put in place? What can we learn from Asia, currently ahead of Europe in terms of pandemic recovery? These, among other questions, will be discussed in this webinar.

Our speakers will share their experiences from the public sector in managing the pandemic domestically, as well as provide insights into the private sector from the unique perspective of the Wallenberg family.The discussion will be moderated by Peter Ling-Vannerus, Chief Representative of SEB Beijing.

Note: Limited number of participants. Log-in details for the webinar will be sent to registered participants prior to the event.


都合によりJacob Wallenberg氏の登壇が難しくなってしまったため、
新たにVolvo Groupで会長を務めるCarl-Henrik Svanberg氏をパネリストとしてお迎えします。

SCCJとAPACのスウェーデン商工会議所はこの度合同でウェビナーを開催します。今回はスウェーデンの貿易やビジネスについて、2名のスピーカーをお呼びしました。スウェーデンの貿易大臣を務めるAnna Hallberg氏と、Volvo Groupで会長を務めるCarl-Henrik Svanberg氏のお二人です。






このディスカッションは、SEBシンガポール支社で代表取締役を務めるPeter Ling-Vannerus氏がモデレーターを務めます。





Carl-Henrik Svanberg

Chairman of the Board of Volvo Group elected in April 2012.

Born: 1952.
Other current assignments: Chairman of The Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences (IVA) and Chairman of the European Round Table of Industrialists.

Principal work experience: Has held various positions at Asea Brown Boveri (ABB) and Securitas AB, President and CEO of Assa Abloy AB, President and CEO of Ericsson, member of the External Advisory Board of the Earth Institute at Columbia University, the Advisory Board of Harvard Kennedy School and Board Chairman of BP plc.
Education: MSc in Applied Physics, Linköping Institute of Technology, BSc Business Administration, University of Uppsala.









Anna Hallberg 

Positions and assignments:
2019– Minister for Foreign Trade and Nordic Affairs
2017–2019 Board member, Lifco
2017–2019 Board member, Mid Sweden University
2016–2018 Board member, Partnerinvest Norr
2013–2018 Deputy CEO, Almi Företagspartner AB
2010–2017 Board member, University West
2009–2019 Board member, Atrium Ljungberg
2007–2012 CFO, Almi Företagspartner AB
2001–2007 Managerial positions, SEB Private Banking
1999–2001 Project manager, Öhman Fondkommission
1987–1999 Various posts and managerial positions, SEB Merchant




Peter Ling-Vannerus

2016- Chief Representative, SEB Beijing
2010-2016 Gobal Head, Subsidiary Financing, SEB HQ

Peter has previously worked as the head of SEB Branch France as well as head of the SEB office in Brazil. He has also been a Board member of the Brazilian investment bank Banco Mercantil Finasa.

Peter started his career in Peru working with the re-scheduling of Peruvian debt. He has long experience of working with emerging markets within all product areas.

Captain in the Reserves of the Swedish Coast Artillery, Royal Naval Academy
BSFS, Georgetown University, Washington, D. C.
Wallenberg Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
AMP, INSEAD, Fontainebleau








  • Wednesday June 10th, 16:00 - 17:00

  • Online - Zoom

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  • Free for SCCJ Members, Non-Members 2 000 JPY

  • Free for SCCJ Members, Non-Members 2 000 JPY

  • The link to join will be sent out prior to the event.