Board of Directors

For decisions and medalists regarding the Stockholm Culture Awards look under  Advisory Board.

1978 | BAC.  French literature and Stylistics, l´Université de la Sorbonne, Paris, France.

1979 | English language and Biology, Boston University, U.S.A.

1980-1984 | Master’s in economics, Business Administration, Political Science and Russian language, University of Uppsala, Sweden.

1983 | Economics, University of Moscow, Russia.

1993- 2004 | Bonnier Business Press ZAO. Managing Director and by law, Editor-in-Chief. Responsible publisher.

Business Paper, Delovoy Peterburg in St. Petersburg, Russia with 600 employees.

 1983 | Chairman of Stockholm Culture Awards/Stockholm Culture Foundation (Föreningen Stockholmskultur/Stiftelsen Stockholmskultur).

1993 | Member of the Russian Association of Artists. Department: Sculpture.

1979 | Chairman of the Shipowner Emanuel Högberg’s Foundations.

Mr. Hans Wernstedt

Chancellor of the exchequer

Mrs. Barbara Ekström

General Secretary

1957 – 1961  | Liceo Franco Mexicano, Mexico City, Mexico.

1961 – 1963  | Colegio Labastida, Monterrey, N.L., Mexico.

1963 – 1964 | Franska Skolan, Stockholm, Sweden.

1964 – 1968 | Liceo Franco Mexicano, Mexico City, Mexico.

1968 – 1968 | Scandinavian Airline System, Traffic Assistant.

1968 – 1969 | Stockholm’s University, Public Relations, Sweden.         

1987 – 1988 | Stockholm’s Journalist School, Sweden.

2016 | INASCO Asbestos Converting AB, Lidingö, Sweden. CEO.      

1996 – 2011 | VXL Filter, Marketing Director in Norway.

1990 – 1995  | Malinalco Real Estate, Mexico. Manager.

1988 – 1990   | Boutique Givenchy, Mexico City, Mexico. Manager.

1987 – 1988 | NK, Stockholm. Sales.

1984 – 1986  | Hotel Posada Caracol, Zihuatanejo, Gro., Mexico. Hotel Manager.

1983 – 1984 | NK, Stockholm, Sweden. Sales.

1982 – 1983  | American Realty Company, Orlando, FL, USA. Secretary. 

1979 – 1982  | National Lottery, Dept. of Acquisitions and Dept. for New Projects within the Management of the Lottery and keeper of the minutes at the Board meetings.

1977 – 1978 | Ministry of Tourism, Directorate for International Affairs, Mexico, Director assistant

1975 – 1976  | Commission of Appraisals of National Assets, S.O.P., Mexico. Secretary.

1971 – 1975  | At-Pac Tours, travel agency, Mexico City, Mexico. Sales.

1969 – 1971  | Turismo Misión, travel agency for receptive tourism. Sales.

Swedish: Native language.

English: Fluent.

Spanish: Fluent.

French: Fluent.

Norwegian: Good.

From left to right: Mr. Hans Wernstedt, Chancellor of the exchequer; Princess Marianne Bernadotte, Advisory Board Member; Mrs. Barbara Ekström, General Secretary and kn. Rikard Högberg, SCA Chairman.