Björn Hasselgren


Senior Advisor at the Swedish Transport Administration

Björn Hasselgren is also active in as a researcher in economic history and technology transition and has strategic management experiences from several fields in the government sector in Sweden combined with extensive experience of international cooperation in the EU, Bank for International Settlements (BIS), European Central Bank and in advisory consultancy services within KPMG. He has experience from more than 15 years in management positions in the Sveriges Riksbank, KPMG Sweden and the Swedish Rail Administration. Additional management experience as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Sveriges Riksbank's group of subsidiaries. Areas of experience include the government sector, the financial sector, infrastructure and investment management, performance auditing and management advisory services primarily for the government ministries in Sweden. From 2010 until 2016 Research Fellow at the KTH Royal Institute of Technology (Stockholm). Finalized PhD project; 'Government's role for transport infrastructure' in 2013. Currently working with different research projects in relation to transport infrastructure, such as cross-border infrastructure in the Öresund and the Baltic Sea Regions and electrification of the road network. Since 2017 Guest researcher at the Economic History Department, Uppsala University, Sweden.