Sandi Toksvig receiving the CoScan International Award 2017 from Mark Elliott, President and Eva Robards, Chairman at Southbank Centre’s WOW – Women of the World festival 2017
© Alice Boagey / Southbank Centre
Since July 2011, Magnus has been the highest-rated chess player in the world.
Tom Remlov, General Director of the Opera and Peter Wright, Vice President of CoScan
The Nordic Optical Telescope (NOT) is an astronomical telescope, funded by Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland and Iceland.
Hans Martin Blix is a Swedish diplomat and former head of the International Atomic Energy Authority.
Sven-Göran Eriksson, ‘Svennis’ is a Swedish football manager and former player. He went on to manage the national teams of England, Mexico and Ivory Coast.
Øresundsbro Konsortiet is a Danish-Swedish company, jointly owned by the Danish and Swedish states. It owns and runs the Øresund Bridge between Denmark and Sweden.
Mika Pauli Häkkinen, nicknamed ‘the Flying Finn’, has been ranked among the greatest Formula One drivers.
Stefan Bengt Edberg is a Swedish former world number one professional tennis player (in both singles and doubles).
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