Emmie Mikaelsson joined the chamber in December 2018. She obtained her Master’s degree from the University of Kent majoring in International Political Economy. She is interested in how global politics and economics interact and prior to her joining the chamber, she did an internship at the Ministry of Trade, Industry and East African Community Affairs in Rwanda. Emmie was born in Sweden and spent 9 years in the United States as a child. She studied one semester abroad at San Diego State University in 2012. Prior to her Master studies she obtained her Bachelor’s degree in International Relations with a minor in Political Science and Economic History from Stockholm University. Emmie has worked in the communications department at Atlas Copco, where one of her biggest projects was managing a marketing campaign that promoted the inclusion of women engineers.