Joakim Wallensteen has joined the Berne Union Secretariat as of 5th June. His primary responsibility will be as first liaison for matters relating to the Short Term Committee. He will also contribute to the broader responsibilities of the Secretariat, managing the day to day affairs of the Berne Union.
Joakim was previously a Senior Underwriter at EKN, the Swedish Export Credit Agency, and Berne Union member. He has 17 years of experience in export credit financing, mainly within the telecom and power sectors, but has also experience of investment guarantees and reinsurance solutions. Joakim holds a Master of Laws from Stockholm University and a M.sc in Business and Economics from Stockholm School of Economics.