The SACC DC team is a dynamic group consisting of Business Associates, Trainees, and our Executive Director – all here to serve our member companies and execute the mission of our organization. Our talented Business Associates are available for an internship at our member companies under the J-1 Visa program – please reach out to our Executive Director if you would like to learn more!

Executive Director

Charlotte Kramer

As Executive Director, Charlotte is responsible for implementing the strategic plans of the organization and the day-to-day operations. Charlotte is a senior professional in the energy and environmental industry with over 10 years of global work experience in project management, change management, and engineering with companies such as ABB, Vattenfall, Aker Subsea, and Siemens. Charlotte is a graduate of Linkoping Institute of Technology in Sweden, where she earned her Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering. Her master thesis was conducted in Boston, MA, at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Northeastern University. Prior to pursuing her career in engineering, she worked in the Swedish merchant navy as an able bodied seaman and sailed around the world. In her spare time, she enjoys outdoor activities such as cycling, hiking, and gardening, and she competes in triathlon races. She lives in Chevy Chase, MD, with her husband and three children.

Fun Fact: If you challenge Lotta to a game of back gammon or arm wrestling – be prepared to lose!

Business Associate

Julia Jäger

Julia is in her final year pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, focusing on management and controlling. She is interested in international trade and foreign affairs and was previously an intern at the U.S. Embassy in Stockholm. Julia has also worked for an innovation consultancy researching U.S. industries. Outside academia and work experiences, Julia loves to travel and spend time outdoors. Julia joined SACC-DC in June 2021, remote from Sweden, but hopes to join the team in Washington DC in the winter. 

Fun Fact: Julia has competed in badminton 

Business Associate

Jakob Enander

Jakob is studying at Lund University School of Economics and Management in Sweden, currently in his final year pursuing a bachelor’s degree in business and management. He is interested in business- and organizational development and has previous work experience within the insurance field as an assistant insurance advisor. Jakob hopes to assist the chamber in creating great value for its members and is looking forward to broadening his knowledge from previous studies and work. Outside academia, Jakob likes to cook and spend time with friends, preferably outdoors. Jakob joined SACC-DC in September 2021 at place in Washington D.C.  

Fun Fact: Jakob has volunteered at the Iron Man Race in Hawaii

Business Associate

Alma Lindkvist

Alma Lindkvist is in her final year pursuing bachelor’s degree in International Business at Lund University in Sweden. Alma has an international background and aims for a career within the International Business field, focusing on business development and helping companies grow on international markets. Outside academia, Alma has a great passion for traveling and learning about other cultures. Alma joined SACC-DC in September 2021 remote from Sweden. 

Fun fact: Alma is a huge fan of the tv-series Friends

Business Associate

Louise Nygren

Louise is currently in her final semester pursuing a bachelor’s in business and Economics at Lund University, with focus on organization and leadership. She has an interest in project planning and combining the creativity that comes with event planning with business. During the last year Louise has been project leader for the eeeDays in Lund, which is the largest career fair for business, economics and IT-students, in the Nordic region. Outside academia, Louise loves the archipelago, where she also works during the summertime, driving RIB-boats. Louise joined SACC-DC in September 2021 first remote from Sweden and now physically in Washington D.C.  

Fun Fact: Louise can solve the Rubiks Cube in less than 90 seconds

Business Associate

David Grönqvist

David has a bachelor’s degree in Business & Economics and a major in management from Linköping University in Sweden. He is currently pursuing a master’s degree in International & European Relations as well as being a trainee at one of SACC-DC’s member company, Icomera. David has an interest in economics, finance and politics. Outside academia David enjoys being outdoor doing various types of sport activities.

Fun Fact: David is a Heavy Metal fan.