Public Affairs Manager Norway
Markus Sebastian Hole is a public affairs manager at Fortum. Hole is actively contributing to the realisation of the world’s first large-scale carbon capture (CCS) project at Fortum Oslo Varme’s waste-to-energy plant. His work includes maintaining close contact with relevant EU DGs and agencies, Norwegian ministries, businesses and civil society to improve the framework conditions for CCS in Europe. He previously held the position as policy adviser at the EU Delegation to Norway (EEAS), between 2015 and 2020, where he was leading on issues such as energy, research and innovation. Before joining the EU Delegation, he completed two traineeships at the Alliance for Rural Electrification in Brussels and the Norwegian Embassy in Madrid. Markus holds a MA European studies and a BA European Studies with Spanish from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), which included exchange semesters to the Universities of Portsmouth (UK) and Granada (ES).