2010-03-26

Medal presentations 28 January 2010

H.M. The King has decided to award medals as detailed below. The medals will be presented on Wednesday 28 January at 3.00 p.m. at the Royal Palace of Stockholm.

H.M. The King's Medal

12th size with chain


Former Marshal of the Realm Ingemar Eliasson

President of the Supreme Court, Justice Johan Munck
For outstanding contributions within the Swedish justice system

12th size with the ribbon of the Order of the Seraphim


Professor Anders Karlqvist
For outstanding contributions within the field of polar research

Director Dag Klackenberg
For significant contributions within administration and commerce
 
Marshal of the Realm Svante Lindqvist
For significant contributions within museum work and on the subject of the history of technology
 
Museum Director Lars Nittve
For outstanding achievements within museum work.
 
Rector Lisa Sennerby Forsse
For outstanding contributions within the field of agricultural research
 
Director Anitra Steen
For outstanding work in various areas of the Swedish public sector

 


12th size with a bright-blue ribbon


Director Bo Ekman
For outstanding work in various areas of the Swedish public sector

Publisher Per Gedin
For outstanding contributions as a publisher

8th size with the ribbon of the Order of the Seraphim


Director Måns Jacobsson
For significant contributions in the field of marine pollution, the environment and shipping
 
Former Municipal Commissioner Kjell Ericsson
For outstanding contributions within local Swedish politics
 
Director Ulf Franke
For significant contributions within international arbitration proceedings

Chairman Anders Olauson
For significant contributions within the field of disability

Professor Jan-Öjvind Swahn
For educational contributions within ethnology and gastronomy

The Litteris et Artibus Medal


 


Court Singer Britt-Marie Aruhn                                 
For outstanding artistic contributions as an opera singer
 
Clarinettist Karin Dornbusch                                          
For outstanding artistic contributions as a clarinettist
                                                                                             
Actor Dan Ekborg
For outstanding artistic contributions as an actor

Actor Nils Eklund                                               
For outstanding artistic contributions as an actor
                                                                                             
Opera singer Malin Hartelius                                    
For outstanding artistic contributions as an opera singer
 
Author Bodil Malmsten                                            
For outstanding artistic contributions as an author
 
Actress Claire Wikholm                                      
For outstanding artistic contributions as an actress

H.M. The King's Medal

8th size with a bright-blue ribbon


Professor Per Borin
For outstanding contributions within the Swedish musical life

Artiste Jan "Loffe" Carlsson
For many years of popular contributions as a musician, actor and entertainer

Journalist Stig Fredrikson
For significant contributions as a journalist and foreign correspondent

Chairwoman Stina-Clara Hjulström
For significant contributions within the field of dementia
 
Ice hockey player Jörgen Jönsson
For outstanding contributions as an ice hockey player
 
Chef Leif Mannerström
For outstanding contributions to Swedish cuisine
 
Author Bengt Pohjanen 
For significant contributions as an author within several areas of language
 
Dr. Roland Thorstensson
For significant contributions to education in the Swedish language in the United States

Photographer Bengt Wanselius
For significant contributions to Swedish film and theatre

H.M. The King's Medal to those who serve at the Royal Court


 


8th size with the ribbon of the Order of the Seraphim


Baroness Lena Ramel                                                 
For meritorious services as a teacher and mentor to the Royal young people

Lady-in-waiting Louise Törneman
For meritorious services as a lady-in-waiting

8th size with a bright-blue ribbon


Head museum technician Seth Jacobsson
For meritorious services within the Royal Collections

Lady's maid Eva Ohlsson
For meritorious services as a lady´s maid and other services

Mrs Gunnel Rasch
For meritorious services as a church warden within the Court Parish

8th size in silver with a bright-blue ribbon


(25 years as an extra waiter)
Prosecutor Jens Blomkvist                                           
For 25 years' service as an extra waiter
                                                                                                
Mr Bengt Sjöholm                                                         
For 25 years' service as an extra waiter

Mr Tomas Wennerholm                                               
For 25 years' service as an extra waiter