Biography of Suzanne Liljegren

Communication Adviser


The Swedish Academy of Board Directors (StyrelseAkademien)



Ms Suzanne Liljegren, Executive MBA and Executive Researcher at the Stockholm School of Economics, has been board director for more than 15 years in various international and Swedish public and NGO boards. She is today Vice President of a Swedish real estate company, chair of the communications committee of the European Confederation of Directors' Association and secretary of the international committee of the Swedish Academy of Board Directors. She is currently researching about what makes a person powerful and influential in an international and multicultural Board of Directors.

Ms Liljegren has a background from both the private and the public sector working as International Director of the City of Stockholm, expert in the office of the Swedish Prime Minister and as inward investment manager and marketing communications manager in the ICT industry. Today, she is advisor of business strategy and marketing related to international and EU Affairs, lobbying and regional development and growth.