The Social Bodies of the CLS consist of a Board of Directors, the General Assembly and the Fiscal Committee. The Swedish and Portuguese Ambassadors are by inherence members of the Board.
CLS is directed by the Board of Directors and the continuous work at the secretariat is executed by the Secretary General.Contact CLS
The continuous work of CLS is done by the Secretary General, Niklas Knutsson, who has a background in International Business and speaks Swedish, English and Portuguese.
Contact him for questions regarding membership, trade promotion, event planning and all things CLS.
COMMUNICATION MANAGEMENT TRAINEE
Since November 2019, CLS has a collaboration with the Lund University in Sweden with the intention to offer inspirational trainee places and at the same time be able to recieve high level trainees. Sanne Persson has a background with a Bachelor of Arts in Media and Communication and studies Business Administration at Lund University. She speaks Swedish and English with intention to learn Portuguese.
Contact her for questions regarding your potential of be part of CLS newsletter, communication plans,membership, and event planning.
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