Clara Ganslandt is the European External Action Service’s (EEAS) Special Envoy for Arctic matters since 01 September 2022. She is also heading the division in charge of EU relations with non-EU Western European countries Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland, Andorra, Monaco, San Marino and the Holy See.

Ms Ganslandt has joined the European institutions in 1995 and has experience in many foreign policy domains, including non-proliferation and disarmament, legal, institutional and financial aspects of the CFSP and policy coordination.

Before that, she worked at the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs.