Katarina Hägg has been with SSE for the last eight years as a Vice President External Relations, also been responsible for International Affairs. She has been instrumental in the development of External Relations activities including external fundraising and has contributed directly to positioning SSE as an international institution. She has over twenty years of experience in executive positions in business and academia, solid multilingual communications and marketing background from international environments and a strong international network. The combination of her experience, culture and drive makes her an ideal fit for SSE Executive Education for the next stages of growth.
“Katarina Hägg has a great knowledge of SSE, and she has in a highly successful way led the department of External Relations and shaped SSE‘s strategy. She has excellent leadership qualities, a large network in the business world, is very experienced when it comes to working in an academic environment and has extensive international experience. She has exactly the combination of qualities and experience required for the CEO role of SSE Executive Education”, says Lars Strannegård, President of the Stockholm School of Economics.
“I am very excited about joining such a competent team. In giving people and organizations knowledge and awareness to transform their businesses and society, SSE Executive Education plays an important role in society. I look forward to developing the company further with a clear ambition to strengthen the many organizations we serve each year”, says Katarina Hägg, CEO of SSE Executive Education.