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
/Accounting Assistant

Chris Tancredi

Office Administrator

Franziska Seufert

Administrative Assistant

Media and Communication

Paulina Ek

Media & Communication Team Leader

Silvija Marcinkevičiūtė

Media & Communication Assistant

Regional Identity

Thorvaldur Kristjansson

Senior Adviser Regional Identity

Aline Mayr

Project Assistant for Regional Identity

Sustainable & Prosperous Region

Daria Akhutina

Senior Adviser for Sustainable & Prosperous Region

Josefina Halme

Project Officer for Sustainable Working Life (ESF funded)

Uģis Zanders

Project Officer for Sustainable & Prosperous Region

Valdur Lahtvee

Policy Officer for EUSBSR Horizontal Action Climate

Olga Zuin

Programme Coordinator for Baltic 2030

Safe & Secure Region

Janusz Gąciarz

Senior Adviser for Civil Security

Andriy Martynenko

Adviser for EUSBSR Policy Area Secure

Katie Goldie-Ryder

Project Coordinator for Civil Security

Olivia Lind Haldorsson

Senior Adviser & Head of Children at Risk Unit

Shawnna von Blixen

Programme Coordinator for Children at Risk Unit

Anastasia Edwardson

Project Assistant for Children at Risk Unit

Linda Jonsson

Competence Centre Coordinator Promise Barnahus, Children at Risk Unit

Vineta Polatside

Senior Adviser & Head of Unit of the Task Force against Trafficking in Human Beings

Edi Mujaj

Adviser for the Task Force against Trafficking in Human Beings

Internship Programme

Ebba Eriksson

Media & Communication Intern

Paige Watson Brown

Core Team Intern

Julia Syrén

Civil Security Team Intern

Linda Nieminen

Priority Area Safe & Secure Intern