Dr. Michael Sahlin is a former Swedish diplomat and Security Policy Expert. His extensive career includes ambassadorial postings to Turkey, Spain, Azerbaijan, former Yugoslavia/Macedonia and Norway. He has, in addition, worked as Sweden's Special Envoy for Sudan and served as special representative to the Republic of Macedonia. From 1991 – 1994, Michael held the post of State Secretary for the Ministry of Defense. Michael is a co-founder and partner at Consilio.