Miltton Brussels offers a comprehensive chain of services, including monitoring decision-making and lobbying our customers’ interests at all levels of the decision-making process, from EU policies to national implementation. Our advisors are professionals in both EU and national policy, as well as in business culture, and assist companies in taking advantage of the potential offered by effective EU public affairs.
Miltton Group has been present in Brussels since 2014, but in October 2015 Miltton Brussels was officially launched by Ambassador Jan Store. Miltton Brussels is co-owned by Miltton Group and the Danish agency Holm Kommunikation.
Miltton Group is the fastest growing communications group in the Nordics, composed of its subsidiaries Miltton, Miltton Brussels, Miltton Creative, Miltton Labs, Miltton Markets, Mltton Networks, Miltton Nordics, Miltton Purpose and Miltton Sparks. The group employs over 200 people and had an annual turnover of 19.5 million euros in 2016, a 35% increase from the previous year. Miltton Group is privately owned.
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Kaisa Soro-Pesonen is the Managing Director of Miltton Brussels and in charge of leading and coordinating analysis and advisory services on EU affairs, as well as support in lobbying efforts.
Soro-Pesonen has over 10 years of experience in EU public affairs and issues management as well as delivering policy advice related to legislative processes within the EU institutions and national authorities in the Member States. In addition, she has vast experience in managing partnerships with think tanks and other stakeholders as well as driving business development.
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Jan Store is a Senior Partner and former Managing Director of Miltton Brussels.
Ambassador Store has gained comprehensive experience and knowledge of the European Union across more than over 25 years. He acted as Finland’s permanent representative to the EU from 2008 to 2013, and was deputy permanent representative from 1995 to 2000. Between these posts, he served as Director General for European Affairs in the Ministry for Foreign Affairs in Helsinki and Finland’s ambassador to Poland from 2004 to 2008. Before that, Store was a member of the team negotiating Finland’s membership of the EU. He has also served in Paris (OECD) and Geneva.
Store has an exceptionally comprehensive understanding of the European Union and of the long-standing Nordic cooperation on EU matters. He has gained prominent views on many different aspects, principles and sectors related to European integration across several high-level positions.positions.
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Lotta Nymann-Lindegren is a senior advisor specialised in EU policy-making and government affairs, including Brexit.
Based in Copenhagen, Denmark, Nymann-Lindegren also works in cooperation with Miltton Brussels’ Danish partner, Holm Kommunikation, bringing the expertise of the Miltton Brussels to Danish companies and organisations. She also contributes to strengthening the Nordic public affairs cooperation within Miltton.
Nymann-Lindegren has been active in EU-affairs for nearly two decades, working for the Finnish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Prime Minister’s office. She has covered the EU from many different angles, serving at various departments in Helsinki and at Finnish embassies in Berlin and Copenhagen. Her latest assignment was at the Permanent Representation of Finland to the EU, where she was responsible for general EU policy, relations with EU institutions and staffing, as well as Brexit.
Nymann-Lindegren holds a MA in international relations from the University of Helsinki, and has also studied at the Helsinki Swedish School of Economics. In addition to her training at the Finnish Foreign Service, she has also attended the diplomatic training course of the German Federal Foreign office.
She speaks fluent Finnish, Swedish, German, English, Danish and French.
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Antti Ojala works at Miltton Brussels as Advisor. He is expert on public affairs, social media and media relations. He is known for his sharp pen, as well as strong networking and facilitation skills.
During his tenure, Antti has advised both private and public sector clients, as well as NGOs. As a multifaceted consultant, his fortes include fields such as energy, transport, pharmaceuticals, and health care.
Prior to joining Miltton, Antti has worked as a journalist and MP assistant.
Antti holds a Master’s Degree in World Politics from the University of Helsinki, Finland. During his studies he completed a one-year program of Social Sciences and Humanities in the Sciences Po, Paris.
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Anni Loukaskorpi works at Miltton Brussels as Junior Policy Officer. Her responsibilities include client relations and monitoring and reporting on EU decision making.
Loukaskorpi has a diverse international background. She has gained experience from working in EU project management at an NGO and in international relations at the UN sector in Geneva at the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland. Most recently, she worked for a business incubator in Argentina and has previously also volunteered in Guatemala.
Loukaskorpi holds a Master of Science in Business and Economics and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Jyväskylä. In addition, she studied at the University of Nancy in France, University of Zambia and the National Law School of India University.
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Villu Varjas is an advisor at Miltton Brussels. Villu is an expert in EU policy-making and the functioning of the institutions of the European Union.
From 2014 to 2018, Villu worked as presidency advisor at the Estonian Government Office managing projects to prepare for the Estonian Presidency and subsequently as an advisor for interinstitutional affairs at the Permanent Representation of Estonia to the EU supporting as an expert the chair of the Working Party on General Affairs.
During his work in European institutions Villu has covered a broad range of policy issues, from highly political unanimity files in general affairs to technical ones in areas such as telecoms, transport, industry or environment.
Villu’s public sector experience is complemented by stints in private sector and even at a multinational military college. This has provided him with a good awareness of different work cultures and ability to adapt his work to the organisation’s needs while making use of the best practices in other sectors.
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Henrique Laitenberger works at Miltton Brussels as a Trainee. He assists the team with client relations and research.
Previous work experience on his part include internships with a party group at the Hamburg state parliament and a UK Member of Parliament. Additionally, Laitenberger has been active in various political organisations and campaigns on both a national and European level. His special fields of interests are foreign and security policy, political theory, and European integration. He also brings a strong general expertise in EU, German, and British politics, including Brexit.
Laitenberger holds a Master’s degree in Modern British and European History from the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom, where he is pursuing his PhD. He additionally holds a BA from King’s College London and has been a visiting researcher at the University of Göttingen in Germany. Laitenberger is fluent in German, English, French, and Portuguese, in addition to possessing a working knowledge of Swedish.