MU Welcomes Back Christian Nyhlen as the Global Practice Head Public Sector

MU, a leading global Executive Search and Talent Advisory firm, is delighted to announce the return of Christian Nyhlen to the organisation. 


Coming back, Christian is building on an impressive career within the consulting industry, and also as a former long-standing colleague at MU. With nearly 20 years of experience advising company management and boards on strategy, Executive Search, talent management, and leadership, Christian is a trusted and respected leader in the field. He also has solid board experience on his own, currently serving on three boards. 


Christian also brings a wealth of experiences and successes as a leadership advisor and mental coach working with world-class athletes and leaders.  With these multifaceted experiences, he is bringing a unique and high-end experience into the business world which will benefit our clients greatly. 


During his time away, Christian has held the role of CEO at Krinova Incubator & Science Park, with a focus on innovation and business development support for start-ups and growth companies. 


Christian Nyhlen, Global Practice Head Public Sector: 

- My longing for the international pulse brought me back to MU. I am very pleased that my future journey will be in a familiar environment but with a new assignment. I am honoured and grateful for getting this opportunity to contribute to a successful journey for MU all over the globe. In a changing and complex world, the cooperation between countries, regions and business sectors is more important than ever to develop prosperous companies and solve societal challenges.  


Rik Zuidmeer, Partner & Head of Global Practices and International Business: 
- We are very pleased with the return of Christian. In addition to bringing a wealth of experience in leadership, he also brings specific knowledge of Public Sector organisations that will contribute to further growth of this Global Practice. Furthermore, colleagues from the Board and Executive Practice will gratefully benefit from his knowledge and insights into working with diverse Boards. 


Marcus Tingland, Partner & Team Director Sweden: 

- This is not only a happy return of a long-standing colleague, but also a crucial step in securing our strong leadership advisory positioning. We're thrilled to have Christian's expertise back in the mix, which also adds a vital spark to our positive team spirit and collaborative work.  


Christian's return to MU will further strengthen our client services. His expertise in Leadership Advisory for both Public and Private organisations has earned him recognition as a reliable and results-driven consultant and also as a colleague. Throughout his previous career within MU, he has demonstrated leadership and proficiency as a Partner, Leader and sales trainer, while also playing a pivotal role in internal development projects. 


Christian Nyhlen will officially take on the role on August 1st, 2024. 


A warm welcome back to MU, Christian!