The Stockholm Philanthropy Symposium Advisory Committee is made up of a cross section of well-known Swedish philanthropists, European foundation heads, and businessmen. The members serve as a sounding board, a source of ideas and expertise providing advice and recommendations. They all have one common goal, to educate and engage the new generation of philanthropists.

Per Josefsson

Co-Founder, Brummer & Partners. Board Member, Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm. Member of the Int’l. Council of the MoMA, New York.

Joe Cerrell

Director Europe & Middle East, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation London.

Dr. Laurent Leksell

Founder and Chairman Elekta AB, Founder and Chairman of Leksell Social Ventures.

Ingrid Stange

Founder and CEO of Partnership for Change, Advisory Board member of the Oslo Center for Peace and Human Rights and the Sahara Forest Project.

Philip Ahlqwist

Account Director at Forsman & Bodenfors. Internationally awarded. Frequently hired speaker and teacher at Berghs School of Communication, Hyper Island and Beckmans College of Design.

Tonika Hirdman

Director General, Fondation de Luxembourg, Luxembourg.

Daniel Akenine

CTO, Microsoft Sweden

John Mellkvist

Creative brand strategist, advisor, writer and brand inspirator.

Leif Waller

Partner – International Development Advisory Services, KPMG Kenya