Cecilia Wikström

Expertise: Chair of EIPA’s Board of Governors, former MEP and former Member of the Swedish Parliament


Professional experience

Cecilia Wikström has been Chair of EIPA’s Board of Governors since 1 January 2020. She looks back on a long and successful career as a politician; first as a member of the Swedish Parliament (2002–2009), followed by ten years at the European Parliament (2009– 2019) where she was a member of the group Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE). As an EU Parliamentarian she took on various roles, most recently the Chair of the European Parliament Petitions Committee. Cecilia also has first-hand experience in the field of education, training and change management, having been a Board member of Uppsala University in Sweden for seven years.

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