Peter Strempel

Employee, Strategic Communications Lead, EIT Digital

Stockholm, Sweden


communications training & evaluation
press and media relations
events management
and public tender procedures.
regulatory affairs
corporate communications
Internal Communications


Professional experience for Peter Strempel

  • Current , since Apr 2018

    Strategic Communications Lead

    EIT Digital

    At EIT Digital, Europe's leading digital innovation and entrepreneurial education organisation, I support our CEO at a global level on thought leadership, stakeholder outreach and media relations.

  • 8 months, Aug 2017 - Mar 2018

    Senior Communications Consultant


    Corporate Communications & EU Public Affairs support services

  • 2 years and 5 months, Mar 2015 - Jul 2017

    Internal Communications Lead Nordics

    Philip Morris International

    Coordination of all Internal Communications processes and developments in the Nordic markets

  • 2 years and 6 months, Feb 2015 - Jul 2017

    Head of Corporate Affairs, Sweden & Iceland

    Philip Morris International

    I coordinate the company's corporate affairs in Sweden and Iceland, including regulatory affairs, stakeholder outreach and media relations. Besides that, I am also in charge for Internal Communications for the entire Nordics cluster of Philip Morris.

  • 1 year and 5 months, Sep 2013 - Jan 2015

    EU Affairs Manager JKL


    Based both in Stockholm and Brussels, I was responsible for client support and new business development in the area of EU affairs. Services included strategic and corporate communications, lobbying, regulatory affairs, media relations and crisis management.

  • 1 year, Aug 2012 - Jul 2013

    Account Director - Technology

    Edelman Brussels

    Coordination of all tech accounts (particular focus on ICT and high tech, e.g. data protection, cyber security, cloud computing, Green ICT, but also patenting and IPR). We support clients in classical Public Affairs as much as corporate communications, media relations, and thought leadership, to name a few. Besides my consulting role (and quite some admin), I am also responsbile for managing Edelman Brussels' forum for debate, The Centre.

  • 7 months, Jan 2012 - Jul 2012

    Parental leave


  • 1 year and 3 months, Oct 2010 - Dec 2011

    Account Director - Food & Agriculture

    Edelman ¦ The Centre

    Public Affairs & Corporate Relations services for several private sector clients in the areas of food/agriculture, energy, media, and environment. Oversight of all accounts in the food/agri sector. Responsible for EU-Institutional Public Procurement for Edelman Europe. Coordination of Edelman Brussels’ events forum The Centre. Internal communications.

  • 5 years and 3 months, Jul 2005 - Sep 2010

    Senior Consultant & Management Team

    Gellis Communications sprl

    Public Affairs, Corporate- & Media Relations services for several private and public sector clients in the areas of energy, industry, social affairs & environment. Business Development – public tender & private sector bids and proposals. Management tasks – Recruitment, staff supervision and evaluation.

  • 10 months, Sep 2004 - Jun 2005

    Project Manager

    Friends of Europe

    Event Management, editorial tasks and research

  • 3 years and 4 months, Mar 2000 - Jun 2003

    Sales & Marketing Representative


    Customer service, marketing, product placement, outlet staff training for Hewlett-Packard.

Educational background for Peter Strempel

  • 6 months, Jul 1999 - Dec 1999

    International Relations

    Catholic University of the United States

    Middle East conflict studies

  • 8 years and 9 months, Oct 1995 - Jun 2004

    Political science

    University of Vienna, Austria


  • German

    First language

  • English


  • French


  • Swedish



Networking opportunities
critical thinking
Cross Cultural Management


European Public Affairs and Communications

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