CV Tobias Billström

Published

Minister for Foreign Affairs

Tobias Billström, Minister for Foreign Affairs
Tobias Billström, Minister for Foreign Affairs Photo: Ninni Andersson/Government Offices

Ministry for Foreign Affairs

Party

Moderate Party

Areas of responsibility

  • Foreign and security policy
  • International law

Personal

Tobias Billström was born in 1973. He lives in Nacka, is married and has two children.

Education

2001–2002
MPhil, Historical Studies, University of Cambridge 

2002
MPhil, History, Lund University 

Positions and assignments

2022–
Minister for Foreign Affairs 

2017–2022
Group leader of the Moderate Party in the Riksdag 

2014–2017
First Deputy Speaker of the Riksdag 

2006–2014
Minister for Migration and Asylum Policy 

2010
Minister for Employment 

2002–
Member of the Riksdag 

1998–2002
Member of Malmö City Council 

1998–2002
Vice Chair of Malmö Education Committee 

1993–1998
Member of the Regional Executive of the Moderate Youth (MUF), Malmöhus County