Niklas Nordström is a seasoned and skilled opinion leader with a broad background and long experience in both business and politics. From 1995 to 1999 he was the chairman of the renowned Social Democratic Youth Organization. Between 2006 and 2013 he served as a partner and consultant at Sweden’s largest PR agency.
Niklas helps management and decision-makers in business and organizations with business development and complex change management. Businesses and business leaders are constantly confronted with complex situations with potentially far-reaching consequences. He has a unique experience in business development and operational, tactical, and strategic affairs, and works with issues ranging from conflicts of interest and objectives to handling disputes and crises and complex issues and assignments.
Over the past year, he has been very successful in helping many clients with challenging issues related to the pandemic and the various crises they face not only internally in their companies, but also in relation to authorities and decision-makers. Prior to joining Miltton’s public affairs team in Sweden, Niklas successfully ran his own public affairs agency together with another founding partner. Prior to that, he served as Mayor (chairman of the local government) of the city of Luleå. He was chosen as the Swedish Politician of the Year in 2016. Niklas has also served as chairman of Business Sweden and as leader of several other companies and organizations.
Niklas has both led and participated in several state investigations and knows how governments operate. He has excellent networks within the current government and with members of parliament and personally knows many of the key actors in Swedish municipalities and interest organizations.