Jens Mattsson is Director-General of FOI and runs the institute according to the directives and policies provided by the Board of Directors and has authority of decision in issues not comprised by the authority of decision of the Board.
The upper-level management consists of:
Defence and Security, Systems and Technology
C4ISR (Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance)
Research Support and Administration
CBRN Defence and Security
Management is supported by the Director-General’s Management Support Office. The Office is composed of the Director of Planning, Maria Lignell Jakobsson; the Director of R&D, Katarina Wilhelmsen; the Director of International Affairs, Eva Dalberg, with the Office for Coordination of International Affairs; the Director of Finance, Marie Jensen, with the Office for Financial Control and Operations Monitoring; and Senior Advisers Thomas Wallander and Johan Söderström. Kristina Stavenor is Secretary to the Director-General.