Hanna Stjärne

Director General
SVT

Hanna Stjärne started her journalistic career as a reporter, news anchor and foreign correspondent at Sveriges Radio, moving on to various management positions at the company. She was then appointed CEO and Editor in Chief at the newspaper Upsala Nya Tidning, and during her leadership the paper was awarded several prizes – among them a prize for best digital cultural journalism. In 2014 she was appointed Director General at SVT. Her leadership has focused strongly on digitalization, strong Swedish content and creating a modern public service company that engages all of Sweden.