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  • Pursuing an ambitious trade agenda to the benefit of European citizens, SMEs and the broader economy.
  • Representing the EU in the World Trade Organisation (WTO) and other international trade fora.
  • Negotiating bilateral trade agreement with key countries, including reaching a balanced and reasonable Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) with the U.S. that respects Europe’s safety, health, social and data protection standards, and our cultural diversity.
  • Developing a strong foreign direct investment policy.
  • Evaluating the use of Europe's trade defence instruments and deciding on the best way forward.
  • Strengthening the EU's strategic partnership with Africa.
  • Working with developing countries to include them in the world trading economy, and uphold European values such as human rights, social and environmental protection.

Cecilia Malmström is part of the following Project Teams:

Mission letter

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European Parliament hearings

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Cecilia Malmström's team supports her in her daily work.
Team page



Appointments and meetings

  • Tue 23 Jan

    Meeting with Mr Iurie Leancă, Deputy Prime Minister for European Integration, Moldova

    Cecilia Malmström
  • Wed-Fri 24-26 Jan

    Participation in the World Economic Forum 2018

    Cecilia Malmström


As part of the Commission’s commitment to transparency, Commissioners and their members of Cabinet publish information on meetings held with organisations or self-employed individuals.

Letters to and from the Commissioner are published on her correspondence page.


Swedish nationality. Married with two children.

  • European Commissioner for Trade
    • 2014-
  • European Commissioner for Home Affairs
    • 2010-14
  • Minister for EU affairs
    • 2006-10
  • Vice-President for Folkpartiet (Swedish Liberal Party)
    • 2007-10
  • Member of Folkpartiet Party Executive
    • 2001-10
  • Member of the European Parliament
    • 1999-2006
  • Member of Västra Götaland Regional Council
    • 1998-2001
  • Senior Lecturer, Department of Political Science, Göteborg University
    • 1998-99
  • Ph.D. in Political Science, Gothenburg University
    • 1998
  • Vice Chair of Göteborg Municipal Immigration Committee
    • 1994-98
  • Lay assessor at Göteborg City Court
    • 1991-94