Carina Folkeson

Of Counsel

Carina Folkeson Lillo has been influencing EU policy on food, agriculture and trade in Brussels, Stockholm and Washington DC for over a dozen years. Carina previously represented the Swedish government as an EU Councillor, negotiating in the EU Council on behalf of the Swedish government, and advising leading politicians.

She previously spent several years working for the European Commission from Brussels and Washington DC. Carina has also worked for the Swedish government in Stockholm. Carina is currently a researcher associated with CEIGRAM, linked to the Polytechnic University of Madrid, conducting projects and studies related to European policies, mainly in the areas of agriculture, climate and commerce.

Academic background

  • Master in International Economics from the University of Lund, Sweden.