Sebastian Sass represents Nord Stream 2 at EU level. Previously, he acted as Head of EU Representation for the original Nord Stream project that started operations in 2011. He has also worked as Head of Communications for the South Stream pipeline project, and as a consultant for various energy and infrastructure projects.
Before working in the energy industry, Sebastian Sass held various positions in parliament and government of Finland and Germany, and he acted as Coordinator for Finland’s EU presidency 2006 in the area of Justice and Home Affairs. Sebastian Sass is a citizen of both Finland and Germany and he holds law degrees from Germany and the UK. As a lawyer, he specialises on decision-making procedures at EU level.