Contact Us

For general enquiries, please get in touch through the contact details below. You can find contact details for the CBSS staff further down the page.

Phone & Email

Tel: +46 8 440 19 20
Email: [email protected]


CBSS Secretariat
Momma Reenstiernas Palats, Wollmar Yxkullsgatan 23,118 50 Stockholm, Sweden

Our Staff


Grzegorz Poznański

Director General of the Secretariat


Bernd Hemingway

Deputy Director General of the Secretariat


Gertrude Opira

Head of Administration

Ligia Broström

Senior Administrative Officer

Susann Burström

Senior Accountant

Mia Skytén

Financial Controller

Nicolette Lindgren

Financial Officer/Project Administrator

Jekaterina Popova

Project Support Facility Coordinator/Administrative Officer

Chris Tancredi

Administrative Officer

Regional Identity & Communications

Thorvaldur Kristjansson

Head of Regional Identity & Communications

Aline Mayr

Project Coordinator for Regional Identity

Franziska Seufert

Project Coordinator

Ewa Strozniak

Communications Officer

Dominik Littfass

Team Leader & Advisor for Communications

Vendela Gebbie

Assistant for Regional Identity & Communications

Sustainable & Prosperous Region

Daria Akhutina

Senior Adviser for Sustainable & Prosperous Region

Josefina Halme

Project Officer for Sustainable Working Life (ESF funded)

Uģis Zanders

Adviser for Sustainable & Prosperous Region & Work Environment Representative

Valdur Lahtvee

Adviser for Sustainable & Prosperous Region

Olga Zuin

Programme Coordinator for Baltic 2030

Safe & Secure Region

Vineta Polatside

Senior Adviser for Safe & Secure Region

Andriy Martynenko

Adviser for EUSBSR Policy Area Secure

Olivia Lind Haldorsson

Senior Adviser & Head of Children at Risk Unit

Shawnna von Blixen

Adviser, Children at Risk Unit & Work Environment Representative

Anastasia Edwardson

Project Assistant, Children at Risk Unit

Edi Mujaj

Senior Adviser for the Task Force against Trafficking in Human Beings

Veikko Mäkelä

Project Officer for the Task Force against Trafficking in Human Beings

Internship Programme

Therese Ekfeldt

Core Team Intern

Gloria Zhang

Communications Intern