Mr. Nils-Olov Lindfors is currently Councillor for Regional development of Region Norrbotten (Sweden), and Vice chair of the Northern Sparsely Populated Areas network. He has a long history as a politician in both the municipality of Luleå and the county of Norrbotten. He is representing the Center party. In his professional career he worked within the field of metallurgic chemistry. Together with his wife Nils-Olov has for many years been also running a horse farm.