Stefan KarlssonHead Analyst and Deputy Director at EKN
Stefan Karlsson is head analyst at EKN and deputy head of Risk Advisory & CSR. The department is responsible for country analysis, credit risk methodology, sustainability analysis, portfolio management, international relations and political claims. He has been working at EKN since 1996 in various positions.
EKN is a government agency offering guarantees for payments and financing of Swedish export transactions. An EKN guarantee gives companies and banks protection against the risk of non-payment in Swedish exports transactions. The guarantee facilitates financing of an export contract; with the guarantee, a supplier can offer better credit terms to their customers. EKN was established in 1933 and has substantial experience in supporting Swedish companies doing business worldwide in a variety of industries.