Mrs Anneli Hulthén is the Mayor and Chairman of the City Executive in Gothenburg. In this role, and as former Chairman of the Traffic and Transport Committee and the Housing and Planning Committee in Gothenburg, she has for a long time been deeply committed to the task of further developing and transforming Gothenburg into an urban sustainable city and to strengthen the city as an attractive centre of the western region of Sweden. In close collaboration with local, regional and national level, she recently launched the West Swedish infrastructure package; a transport strategy for the hole of the Gothenburg region which consists of large investments in infrastructure for the future. In her work as a Mayor, Mrs Hulthén promotes cross-border collaboration and cooperation, both within the city, but also with external parts such as the businesses and the civil society of Gothenburg. Through her chairmanship in the public company Business Region Göteborg, she drives the entrepreneurship development in the city and Gothenburg region.