Aaron Otte has been with Publyon since October 2021. He keeps a close eye on political and social developments and advises companies and interest groups.
Aaron mainly works with clients involved in the energy transition. A constructive dialogue between public and private actors is crucial to achieving a successful energy transition in the Netherlands. It’s the only way implement the transition effectively. Aaron is keen to help bring about this collaboration. Knowing the relevant actors and understanding the latest developments enables him to contribute. He believes wholeheartedly in a personal and client-oriented approach.
He completed the master’s degree in International Relations in Historical Perspective at Utrecht University, where he also did his bachelor’s degree in History. He wrote his master’s thesis on the foreign policy of Armenia. During his master’s degree, Aaron did an internship at the Dutch embassy in Hungary, where he helped organise a trade mission for sustainable mobility. His experience at the embassy fuelled his interest in political sensitivities and the interplay between the government and the private sector.
During his time at university, Aaron gained managerial experience as president of his student rugby club. In this role he learned to come up with concrete solutions to complex problems.
In addition to his work, Aaron is a passionate rugby player and likes to read historical books and novels.