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The Social Bodies of the CLS consist of a Board of Directors, the General Assembly and the Fiscal Committee.
The Ambassador of Sweden to Portugal and the Ambassador of Portugal to Sweden are by inherence honorary members of the Board.

The CLS is directed by the Board of Directors and the daily operations at the CLS are executed by the Secretary General.

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Charlotta Mohlén


The continuous work and management of the operations of CLS is done by the Secretary General, Charlotta Mohlén. With a relevant background in Chambers of Commerce in Sweden, as well as with CLS in Portugal, she brings a growth mindset and creative ideas into our organisation. 

Contact Charlotta for any questions regarding membership, trade promotion, event planning and everything related to CLS. She speaks Swedish, English and Portuguese. 

Oskar Simryd


With a study background in Finance & Management, valuable knowledge from being a customer advisor at Swedbank and work experience in project management from Junior Achievement, the daily connections with our community is much led by the Trainee, Oskar Simryd. Oskar is a highly engaged and valuable asset to CLS. 

Contact Oskar for any questions regarding our newsletter, ongoing initiatives and how we can better facilitate for our community. He speaks English and Swedish. 

Board of directors

Jennifer Ekström

President / Chairwoman

Customer Journey Leader, IKEA Portugal 

Carl Hermelin


Expansion Manager, INGKA CENTRES

Rosário Trindade


Corporate Affairs & Market Access Director, AstraZeneca

Jorge Cifuentes


former General Manager, Atlas Copco Portugal

Carlos Oliveira


Finance Manager, AMCOR 

Teresa Pala Schwalbach

Secretary Board Member

Partner in the Tax Department and head of the Scandinavian Desk at Sérvulo & Associados.

Aira de Mello

Board Member

Consumer Experience Director, Volvo Car Portugal

Anna Bergström

Board Member

Consultant in International, European and Public Affairs

Elin Boavide Berglie

Board Member

Communications Manager - Global Collaboration Sales Enablement and Collaboration, CISCO

Hans-Erhard Reiter

Board Member 

Founder & Executive Chariman, Linkedcare

Former President of Ericsson Portugal

Former President of CLS (2009-2019)

Marcus Nordquist

Board Member

CEO Queenslab Portugal

Paulo Coelho

Board Member

Managing Director Portugal & Latam, Anticimex

Peter Billton

Board Member

CEO, Mercator Group

Honorary Members of the Board

H.E Elisabeth Eklund

Ambassador of Sweden to Portugal

H.E Sara Martins

Ambassador of Portugal to Sweden

Samira Grylin-Allalou

Market Area Director, Southern Europe, Business Sweden

General Assembly

Susanne Hägglund, President - General Assembly CLS
Susanne Hägglund

Managing Director,
Volvo Cars Portugal

Lénia Lopes
Lénia Godinho Lopes
Secretary Lawyer

Lénia Godinho Lopes Advogados

Fiscal Committee

Björn Castegren, Fiscal Commitee - CLS
Björn Castegren

Chief Financial Officer, Securitas - Serviços e Tecnologia de Segurança,S.A.

Célia Horta
Célia Horta
Fiscal Commitee

Business Controller, Atlas Copco

João Branco
Fiscal Commitee

Director, Millennium BCP