The members of the Board are active members in the Swedish -Colombian Chamber of Commerce. They are business people, who have shown interest in collaborating and increasing the trade between Colombia and Sweden without any remuneration.
The Board consists nowadays of 5 members and they are elected by the members of the Chamber at the Annual General Assembly for a period of two years, re-election being permitted.
From June 2016, the interim Board of Directors is composed of:
Mrs. Juliana Örtenholm Jácome
Mrs. Örtenholm is a lawyer with emphasis on
private law and experience in international contracts (English and Spanish), business management and foreign trade. Co-founder and Manager of Latin Investment Group Panama, a company dedicated to importing, distributing and selling high quality equipment from Asia and Europe within the Latin American market. In this position, Mrs. Öretnholm also worked as legal advisor to international contracts for various companies, including Telecom Eurasia and Petroleos de Venezuela S.A. Mrs. Örtenholm is SCCC member since 2011.
Mr Carlos Manby(more information shortly)
Mr Fredrik Näslund(more information shortly)
Mr. Harald Molander
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Honorary Members are:
H.E Ms. Sonia Duran Smela, Ambassador of Colombia to Sweden
Mr. Örhvall is Consultant on biofuels production for private companies and governmental institutions in Colombia, Peru, Bolivia, Venezuela, Central America, Mexico and the Caribbean. Exclusive Representative for Latin America of Chematur Engineering of Sweden, leaders in clean and efficient technology for ethanol production. Representing Ageratec of Sweden on biodiesel production technology. Also, through the companies in Colombia and Spain representing a number of European and U.S. technology providers in different sectors.
Mrs. Caldas-Löttiger is a Lawyer at Eversheds Södermark Law Firm in Stockholm. Before moving to Sweden she worked as a visiting attorney in a large law firm in Chicago, and was a legal adviser for the Colombian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. She is a co-founder and former Vice President of the SCCC. Ms. Caldas-Löttiger was responsible for the setting-up of the SCCC back in 2006.
The late Mr. Svenson was an Engineer in Telecommunications and worked many years for LM Ericsson in several leading positions in Latin America. Mr. Svenson was bestowed with “Órden al Gran Mérito”, from Colombia. He was one of the co-founders of the SCCC and its first president.