Anders Leissner has worked at a leading maritime insurance company for more than 20 years, which has given him broad and practical experience within a number of practice areas ranging from corporate governance to dispute resolution both from a Swedish and international perspective. Anders has extensive experience in relation to sanction issues, in particular as regards how the sanction legislation in the United States affects companies within the EU, which has included both risk assessments, contract issues and management of incidents in co‑operation with Swedish and foreign public authorities. He has also participated in several international industrial organisations that have prepared sanction clauses and other contractual terms and conditions for the shipping and insurance sector. In addition, Anders has several years’ experience in respect of general legal advice for Swedish and foreign shipping companies. In January 2021, the government appointed Anders as chairman of the War Insurance Board, which is an authority whose purpose is to ensure insurance capacity for transport to and from Sweden in the event of war.