Lars-Göran Larsson is Senior Advisor and Head of FDI Screening (Act.) at the Swedish Inspectorate of Strategic Products, ISP. It is the Swedish agency under the Ministry for Foreign Affairs, for export control and certain sanctions and embagoes. ISP is also Sweden´s Contact Point in the EU for FDI Screening under Regulation (EU) 2019/452, and is proposed by a government inquiry to be Sweden´s screening agency for Foreign Direct Investments, under consideration in preparation for a Government Bill with regard to a new Swedish FDI screening legislation.
Lars worked as a diplomat for the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs for 20 years i.a as. Deputy Director General and at various Swedish Embassies, as i.a. Minister. He was also International Director for the City of Gothenburg and has been in private enterprise.He was a PhD Candidate in Political Science at the Universities of Gothenburg and Vienna, focusing on EU foreign and security political cooperation.