Gunilla Girardo

Principal & Sr. Director Scandinavian Desk

About Gunilla

A native Swede, Gunilla has lived in the U.S. for 23 years. As President of the Swedish-American Chambers of Commerce, she was a key player in trans-Atlantic trade and commerce, and grew the organization to be the second largest European chamber of commerce in the U.S. She also served as President & CEO for Mentor Foundation USA, which offered drug prevention programs and helped thousands of American youth. Gunilla is excited to be part of the YER-USA team in support of Scandinavian companies.

A proud recipient of Smart CEO’s Brava Award (2016) and recognized as a Profile in Success (2016) by Bernhard Wealth Management, but Gunilla is most proud to be mother to Elsa and Sven.


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