(b Stockholm, 1962)
Swedish dancer and director. He studied at the Royal Swedish Ballet School and graduated to the company in 1980. In 1984 he moved to Hamburg Ballet and in 1993 to Ballett Frankfurt. He was director of Gothenburg Ballet (1999–2002) during which time he raised the company's international profile, acquiring works by Forsythe, Duato, and McGregor among others. He was appointed director of Nederlands Dans Theater in 2004.