Connect Sweden was initiated by Swedavia AB in collaboration with SATSA II and is backed by representatives from the Swedish business community, the city of Stockholm, and several other national and regional organisations.

Chairman of the Steering Committee is Jacob Wallenberg, currently Chairman of Investor AB, Vice Chairman of SAS AB and Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson AB, and Director at ABB Ltd and Coca-Cola Company. Other members of Connect Sweden’s Steering Committee are:

Jonas Abrahamsson CEO Swedavia AB.
Karin Wanngård Commissioner of Finance and Mayor of Stockholm.
Maria Rankka CEO Stockholm Chamber of Commerce.
Göran Johnsson Former union chairman, IF Metall.
Chris Heister Governor Stockholm county.
Henry Sténson EVP Corp Communications and Sustainability Affairs at AB Volvo.
Olle Zetterberg CEO Stockholm Business Region.