University management

The university management at KI consists of the president, the vice president and the university director.


The president is the government-appointed director general of KI, and presides over the university under the University Board.

Annika Östman Wernerson


Annika Östman Wernerson has been president of KI since 2023. She is a professor of Kidney and Transplant Science and in Clinical Pathology. Read more about Annika Östman Wernerson.

Contact the president's secretary: Bettina Wemanis

Vice president

The vice president is the president's deputy and acts in the president's place when he or she is not on duty. The vice president has the tasks that the president decides. The vice president is appointed by the University Board.

Martin Bergö

Vice president

Martin Bergö has been the vice president of KI since 2023. He is a professor of Molecular Medicine. Read more about Martin Bergö.

Contact the vice president's secretary: Pernilla Witte

University director

The university director has the overall responsibility for KI’s Professional services and is appointed by the president.

Veronika Sundström

University director

Veronika Sundström has been university director at KI since 2023. Read more about Veronika Sundström.

Contact the university director's secretary: Catrin Främberg