The governing board – appointed by the Swedish government

Updated: 31 October 2016

Sida is managed by a governing board which is the highest management body of the agency and has full responsibility for all decisions concerning the operations. The Director-General is a member of the board and responsible for Sida’s operational activities in accordance with the board's directives.

The board consists of nine members. Together, they hold the competence required for Sida's areas of activities, including organization and economy.

The board is responsible for ensuring that operations are efficient and legally secure, and that Sida uses state funds in a good way. The Board should also ensure that Sida's internal management and control functions are managed in a satisfactory manner.

Sida's Governing Board:

Yvonne Gustafsson Chairman, Former Director-General The Swedish Agency for Public Management
Torbjörn Becker Managing Director of the Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics and East European Economies
Ingemar Skogö Former County Governor County of Västmanland, Former Director-General Swedish Road Administration and Civil Aviation Administration
Lena Hök Head of sustainability, Skandia
Kajsa Johansson Doctoral student, Department of social studies, Linnaeus university
Peter Örn Adviser, lecturer
Mia Horn af Rantzien Managing Director SNS, the Centre for Business and Policy Studies
Anders Wijkman  Economist, former politician
Carin Jämtin Director-General, Sida

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