CV Johan Pehrson

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Johan Pehrson
Johan Pehrson, Minister for Employment and Integration Photo: Ninni Andersson/Government Offices of Sweden

Ministry of Employment 

Party membership

Liberal Party 

Areas of responsibility

  • Labour market
  • Integration
  • Integration of newly arrived immigrants
  • Anti-segregation

Personal

Johan Pehrson was born in 1968 and lives in Stockholm. He is married and has four children.

Education

1994–1995 
Diploma in Legal Studies, King’s College, London 

1993–1996 
Courses in Economic History, Uppsala University 

1990–1996
LLM, Uppsala University 

Positions and assignments

2022–
Minister for Employment 

2022–
Acting Party Leader, Liberal Party 

2018–2022
Member of the Riksdag 

2015–2018 
CEO, Watt & Veke 

2001–2002
Party Secretary, Liberal Party 

1998–2015
Member of the Riksdag 

1997–1998
District Court Clerk, Örebro District Court 

1996–1997
Political Secretary, Liberal Party 

1994
Leader Writer, Nerikes Allehanda 

1993–1994
Lawyer, Gota Bank Fonder AB 

1993–1994
Political Adviser, Ministry of Health and Social Affairs 

1992–1993
Political Adviser, Ministry of Finance 

1989–1990 
Bank Clerk, Götabanken