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State Secretaries to Stefan Löfven


Nils Vikmång, Madeleine Harby Samuelsson and Karin Wallensteen are state secretaries to Prime Minister Stefan Löfven. State secretaries are politically appointed senior officials at the Government Offices who lead the work of a ministry directly under the head of the ministry or another minister. State secretaries are responsible for planning and coordination.

Nils Vikmång supports the Prime Minister in his role as head of government and head of the Government Offices. He also has responsibility after the Prime Minister for management and division of labour in the Prime Minister's Office.

CV Nils Vikmång

Karin Wallensteen is responsible for foreign affairs.*

CV Karin Wallensteen

Madeleine Harby Samuelsson is responsible for home affairs and the Prime Minister’s planning.

CV Madeleine Harby Samuelsson


*Paula Carvalho Olovsson, State Secretary to Minister for EU Affairs Hans Dahlgren, is also responsible to the Prime Minister regarding EU affairs and bilateral engagement in Europe.
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