ICF Alumni / People
Jacob Martinsson ICF Alumni
Project Manager and Account Planner

For the past five years Jacob has been managing the editorial production of big campaigns for the European Institutions. He was the editorial manager and coordinator of the ‘Europe – Whenever you’re ready’ campaign, rolled out for DG ENTR from 2012-14 and the editor of EURES News & Information Bureau between 2011 and 2014. Since 2014 he manages DG RTD’s Horizon Magazine, and ensures that the evolution of news and information services and social media development remains state-of-the-art.

Jacob has a wide-ranging experience of institutional communications, having held previous positions at the European Commission, the Swedish Department for Foreign Affairs and a Swedish municipality in the Stockholm region. He has also worked as a journalist at a Swedish newspaper and as an international development worker in Pakistan.

Jacob holds a master’s degree in journalism and communication and a bachelor’s degree in political science from Stockholm University, Sweden. Jacob is fluent in English and Swedish and is an independent user of French.