Director General’s CV

Name Rikard Jermsten
Date of Birth 16 April 1969
Marital Status Married, two children
Current position Director General and head of the Swedish Competition Authority. Appointed for the period June 2017– June 2023
Previous employment 2017
Senior Judge of Appeal, Head of Division, Administrative Court of Appeal in Stockholm

2010–2017
Director General for Administrative and Legal Affairs, Ministry of Finance

2009–2010
Director, Ministry of Finance

2004–2009
Legal Adviser and Deputy Director, Ministry of Justice

1999–2004
Training as a judge; Associate Judge, Administrative Court of Appeal in Stockholm

1997–1999
Law Clerk, Västervik District Court
Education

LL.M., 1997, Stockholm University