Mrs Caroline Olstedt Carlström > Cirio Advokatbyrå AB > Stockholm, Sweden > Lawyer Profile

Cirio Advokatbyrå AB
Biblioteksgatan 9

Work Department

Data Privacy and Information Security


Caroline is a partner and head of Cirios’s data privacy group. She has more than 17 years of experience in international data protection and has served as legal and strategic advisor to companies within IT, media, telecommunications, energy, finance and biotech sectors.

Caroline’s broad experience in data privacy covers a wide range of operational, compliance, regulatory, strategic and policy matters. She has advised some of the world’s largest organisations on issues such as international data transfers (employee related privacy matters (monitoring, whistleblowing etc), regulatory compliance and of advising in connection with the drafting and negotiating of data processing agreements.


Cirio Law Firm
Lindahl law firm, Partner
IAPP – International Association of Privacy Professionals European Advisory Board Member
2012 – 2017
Klarna AB Vice President Privacy
2000 – 2012
DLA Piper Sweden, Senior Associate
1999 – 2000
Öhrlings PriceWaterhouseCoopers International Tax consultant
1997 – 1999
Styrbjörn Gärde Law firm, Associate


Swedish and English


Member of the Swedish Bar Association (earlier 2003-2012)


Stockholm University, L.LM.

Lawyer Rankings

Sweden > Data privacy and data protection

(Hall of Fame)

Caroline Olstedt CarlströmCirio Advokatbyrå AB

With extensive experience advising on domestic and international matters and specialising in investigations, Caroline Olstedt Carlström leads Cirio Advokatbyrå AB’s data privacy practice, which has expertise in regulatory, operational and strategic issues and a client base that includes major multinational companies. IT, outsourcing and telecoms specialist David Frydlinger has considerable experience in data protection matters, while Hanna Tilus, leveraging her in-house experience in the life sciences sector, also plays a key role in the team.