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Major General Bo Eric Siwer Waldemarsson

 

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BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: Major General Bo Eric Siwer Waldemarsson

Major General Bo Eric Siwer Waldemarsson is a retired officer of the Swedish Air Force and a Senior Fellow of New Westminster College. He is a 1973 graduate of the Swedish Air Force Academy and has language proficiency in Swedish and English. His Professional Military Education (PME) includes:

  • 1999: Senior International Defence Management Course, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, USA
  • 1996-1997: Main Course and Executive Course, National Defense College
  • 1995: Management Course, National Defense College
  • 1994-1995: U.S. Air Force Air War College, Maxwell AFB, Alabama, USA
  • 1982-1984: Armed Forces Staff and War College
  • 1978-1979: Armed Forces Staff and War College

Major General Waldemarsson has a distinguished record of ethical leadership and retired in December 2010 from the Swedish Air Force. His professional leadership experience includes:

  • 2008-2010: Special Advisor to the Minister of Defence, Swedish Ministry of Defence
  • 2005-2008: Defence Attache to the USA and Canada, Washington DC, USA
  • 2003-2005: Commander, Central Military District and Supreme Commandant in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 2000-2002: Director, and Deputy Head of the Department of International and Security Affairs, Swedish Ministry of Defence
  • 1998-2000: Director of Plans and Policy Directorate, Headquarters, Swedish Armed Forces
  • 1997-1998: Commander, Central Air Command
  • 1995-1996: Chief of Staff, Central Air Command
  • 1991-1994: Director, Short Term Planning Department, Joint Defense Staff and Headquarters, Swedish Armed Forces
  • 1989-1990: Assigned to Planning Department, Joint Defense Staff
  • 1986-1989: Battalion Commander, Blekinge Wing
  • 1985-1986: Assigned to Planning Department, Joint Defense Staff
  • 1984-1985: Assigned to Air Staff Training Department
  • 1980-1982: Company Commander, Blekinge Wing
  • 1987-1979: Radar Intercept Controller, Kalmar and Blekinge Wing

Major General Waldemarsson’s prominent memberships include:

  • 2013: Senior Fellow, New Westminster College (Canada)
  • 2012-present: Chairman, Air Warfare Department, Royal Swedish Academy of War Sciences
  • 1997-present: Member, Royal Swedish Academy of War Sciences

As a Senior Fellow of New Westminster College, Major General Bo Eric Siwer Waldemarsson is dedicated to supporting the highest standards of academic excellence and is committed to the advancement of New Westminster College and its Global Network of Fellows.

 
 
 
 

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