Annika Pontén takes the helm temporarily

The government has decided that Annika Pontén is to take over as acting director general of UKÄ (Swedish Higher Education Authority) as of december 1 and until a new director general is appointed. Previously she was deputy head of the authority and the head of our Department of Higher Education Analysis.

Annika Pontén. Photo by: Denny Lorentzen

Annika Pontén. Photo by: Denny Lorentzen

Previous director general Anders Söderholm has been appointed President of KTH as of December 1st 2022.