Catharina Cappelin is currently head of international affairs at the Swedish National Audit Office, which is mandated by the Swedish Riksdag (Parliament) to engage in capacity building in the framework of Sweden’s international development cooperation. Catharina previously worked for 15 years in the Swedish foreign service, including as Counsellor (Governance and Development) at the Permanent Mission of Sweden to the United Nations in Geneva. She has also been an advisor at the European Union Delegation to the UN in New York. Catharina Cappelin holds an M.Sc. in Economics and Business Administration from the Stockholm School of Economics.