European Union Seminar: Matias Hellman
- Matias Hellman
- Monday 26 September 2016
2311 BD Leiden
Topic: International criminal justice and the policies of the European Union
Matias Hellman (born in 1971) has been the External Relations Adviser of the Presidency of the International Criminal Court (ICC) since July 2010. Prior to joining the ICC, he served in the United Nations’ International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY), most recently as the Legacy Officer in the Office of the ICTY President. Before that, he was posted in the ICTY’s field offices in Zagreb (Croatia) Belgrade (Serbia) and Sarajevo (Bosnia and Herzegovina) for eight years, first as Outreach Coordinator and later as Registry Liaison Officer. A national of Finland, he holds an LLM (with distinction) in International Human Rights Law from the University of Essex and an MA (laudatur) in Slavic Languages and Cultures from the University of Helsinki.