Ambassador Ulrika Sundberg
Ulrika Sundberg is a Swedish diplomat, who currently acts as the Swedish Ambassador to Ireland. She holds a Master’s Degree in Law with substantial experience in the field of diplomacy. Ambassador Sundberg began her diplomatic career in 1989. She alternated between foreign postings and positions at the headquarters. She was Second Secretary in the Swedish Embassy to Perù and Bolivia in 1990; Second Secretary UN Finances in the Swedish Permanent Mission to the United Nations in 1992; vice-consul and legal advisor of the Swedish Consulate General to the USA in New York in 1994. Ambassador Sundberg served in Paris, Switzerland and many other countries. In more recent years, she was the Ambassador and Senior Political Advisor to the Commissioner for Human Rights Council of Europe and the Ambassador of Sweden to Pakistan and Belgium. Throughout her career, she has worked hard to promote bilateral relations and to promote human rights.
She is also Deputy Secretary-General of the International Association of Penal Law (AIDP). She speaks Swedish, Norwegian, Danish English, French, German and Russian languages.