Executive Management

The Debt Office is led by Director General Karolina Ekholm.

Karolina Ekholm, riksgäldsdirektör och chef för Riksgälden

The Director General

Karolina Ekholm is Director General of the Swedish National Debt Office since 1 February 2022.

Karolina Ekholm has extensive experience within macroeconomics and financial stability. Up until starting as Director General of the Swedish National Debt Office, she has been a professor at the Department of Economics, Stockholm University. She has previously served as Deputy Governor of the Riksbank and State Secretary at the Ministry of Finance with responsibility for economic analysis and international economic cooperation.

Bio

Jörgen Eklund

The Deputy Director General

Jörgen Eklund

Deputy Director General and Head of General Staff

Ingela Grönquist

General Counsel

Ingela Grönquist

General Counsel

Mårten Bjellerup, chefsekonom

Chief Economist

Mårten Bjellerup
Chief Economist

Management Group

The Management Group will support the Swedish National Debt Office by discussing and preparing both strategic issues and office overall decisions that are taken by the General Director. The group is led by the Director General. and consists of the Executive Management, the Heads of Department and the Head of Communications.