Caroline Olstedt Carlström





Caroline has +20 years of experience in international data protection and has served as legal and strategic advisor to companies within IT, media, telecommunications, energy, finance and biotech sectors. 

During five years she served as Vice President Privacy at Klarna Bank with global responsibility for Klarna group’s data protection strategy and compliance and managing its Global Privacy Office. 

Today she is partner of Cirio Law firm, heading up Cirio’s Data Privacy & Information Security Practice. Caroline is chairman of the Swedish Data Protection Forum (Forum för dataskydd), has during two years been a member of IAPP’s European Advisory Board, coordinator of Cloud Sweden Legal, and is involved in several industry data protection advocacy efforts, working groups and task forces, for instance ICC’s national committee for Digital Economy. 

She is also a frequent speaker at various Swedish and international conferences and events on data privacy topics. Caroline’s broad experience in data privacy covers a wide range of operational, compliance, regulatory, strategic and policy matters.