President of UEAPME
Panel discussion and Q&A session with audience: 13/11 – 15:15 – 16:00
Gunilla Almgren was appointed as UEAPME President on 28 November 2011. She is an entrepreneur in the sanitary fittings industry, with business contacts all over Europe. She served as Vice-President of the Board of Företagarna, the Swedish Federation of Private Enterprises. She also sits in the Board of several Swedish business-related organisations as well as private companies.
On top of her professional engagements, Mrs. Almgren has also actively participated in several committees and working groups set up by the European Commission in the past years on issues such as better regulation. Mrs. Almgren holds a Diploma in Business Administration from the IHM Business School and speaks five official EU languages (English, French, German, Italian and Spanish) in addition to her mother tongue.