Matts Lindqvist 

Communications Advisor/Project Manager

Matts has a solid and long background as a journalist, which has given him a strong ability to communicate complex things in an easy-to-understand way. Matts is good at finding the core of complicated contexts and transform it into concrete messages, aimed at relevant target groups. Matts works a lot with texts, videos, social media, organizing of events and moderating. 

At Nordregio Matts is a communications advisor and project manager at Norden i Fokus, a project closely connected to the communication unit at The Nordic Council of Ministers.  


Master in Education, Åbo Akademi 

Previous positions

  • Senior advisor in Communication, Nordic Council of Ministers 
  • Communication advisor/Porject manager, Norden i Fokus 
  • News Editor at Hufvudstadsbladet 
  • Nordic correspondent, Hufvudstadsbladet 
  • News editor, Suomen Tietotoimisto 
  • News editor, Finska nyhetsbyrån 
  • News reporter, Finska nyhetsbyrån 
  • News reporter, Forum för Ekonomi och Teknik 
  • News reporter, Jakobstads Tidning 


  • Swedish 
  • Danish 
  • Finnish 
  • English