Trainee success story: A life changing Internship in Atlanta

Frida Åkerberg was previously a trainee at the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce in Georgia. According to Frida the internship changed her life and opened many doors of opportunities. Not only did she gain work experience as a Business Development Coordinator, she also fell in love with the city of Atlanta, […]

Member Spotlight: President Hans Cederlund, SACC-Texas

Hans Cederlund won the big jackpot in the Diversity Immigrant Visa Program, also known as Green Card Lottery back in 2011. Moving from Sweden to start a new life in Houston was a big step for the family but something they have never regretted. Today, he is the President of […]


Producer and SACC-LA President Gudrun Giddings Film and TV producer Gudrun Giddings has been an active member of the Swedish community in Southern California for many years. In 2010, she became a SACC-LA board member and then in 2012, took on the role of President and Chair. Since then, she has worked […]


Leader in green technology and Nordic cooperation   Hans Janzon took over as president of SACC-San Diego in February 2016 after 30 year of international business experience including 12 years as the CEO of Grolls.  Since joining SACC-San Diego Hans has promoted close cooperation with the Finnish American Chamber of […]


NEW DIRECTOR IN THE NATION’S CAPITAL This past November, Ylva Freihofer joined SACC-DC as its new executive director.  Ylva is excited to take over the leadership role in Washington. and brings with her extensive experience, having spent over five years in various leadership positions in the Swiss-Indian Chamber of Commerce. […]