Contact

Address:

European Commission

Rue de la Loi / Wetstraat 200

1049 Brussels

Belgium

Press contact

Media enquiries should be directed to the European Commission press service.

Responsibilities

  • 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 agreements with key countries – agreements that respect Europe’s safety, health, social and data protection standards, as well as 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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Team

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

Announcements

Calendar

Appointments and meetings

  • Mon 28 May
    Meeting
    Brussels
    Belgium

    Participation in the plenary session of the European Round Table of Industrialists (ERT)

    Cecilia Malmström
  • Wed-Thu 30-31 May
    Event
    Paris
    France

    Participation in the OECD Ministerial Meetings

    Cecilia Malmström

Transparency

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.

In line with the Commission's Code of Conduct for Members of the Commission, each Commissioner publishes a Declaration of Interests.

A signed, authentic version is published at the bottom of this page.

A machine-readable version of all Declarations is also published. This is in line with the requirements of the Code of Conduct.

The Declarations of Interests follow the requirements set out in Article 3 and in Annex 1 of the new Code of Conduct for Commissioners [pdf].

Biography

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