8 Oct 2018

Award-winning strategic communications consultancy Hanover Brussels today announced the appointment of Matti Rantanen as Account Director in its Digital Policy team.

Prior to joining Hanover, Matti worked in a global public affairs agency where he advised high profile technology companies on their digital and advocacy strategies. He has also worked as the Secretary General for the conservative group at the Nordic Council and as Secretary of International Affairs at the National Coalition Party in Finland where he developed a deep understanding of building political coalitions as well as strategic communications, project planning and management.

Matti Rantanen said: “I am thrilled to join the Hanover Brussels Digital Policy team. With the Digital Single market still high on the EU agenda and the upcoming elections, my political and private sector experience will bring additional support to Hanover’s clients.”

Rantanen will be working with the Digital Policy practice’s expanding roster of TMT clients which includes Sky, Apple, Microsoft and Intel.

Claudia La Donna, Director of the Digital Policy team commented: “I am delighted to welcome Matti to the Hanover Digital Policy team at such an exciting time for the business. He is the third hire in the team this year and his appointment follows a period of rapid growth for the company. He will be instrumental to continuing our success, helping to strengthen and consolidate the practice and bolster Hanover Brussels’ ambitious growth plans.”