Lars Karlsson is Managing Director Global Consulting and Senior Executive of KGH Customs Services, a customs and border capacity building provider and consultancy. Lars is also chair the Advisory Board of the International Border Management and Technologies Association (IBMATA). He previously pursued a career with Swedish Customs, rising to the rank of Acting Deputy Director General, after which he served five years as Director of the World Customs Organisation. Lars was awarded an honorary doctorate from Charles Sturt University in 2016 for “significant contribution to the public good through his outstanding input and influence in the professional practice of customs education and capacity building.”
Articles (as author)
- Smart Borders for a Smart Future: Smarter, faster, safer and more predictable, Border Management Magazine, Issue 1, March 2019.