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20

4sports Hockey AG expands its business activities into the Finnish hockey market

4sports Hockey, one of the leading agencies in the sport, has appointed former professional hockey player Mikko Myllykoski to become the company’s player agent in the Finnish hockey market.

 

 

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December 20, 2019

4sports Hockey AG expands its business activities into the

Finnish hockey market

4sports Hockey, one of the leading agencies in the sport, has appointed former professional hockey player Mikko Myllykoski to become the company’s player agent in the Finnish hockey market.

Mikko Myllykoski played 14 years in the Finnish Pro-League (Liiga) with Saipa, HPK, Kärpät and

Tappara, as well as in Switzerland with GCK Lions. He also participated in Finland’s National Team. In

total, the former defenseman played 620 games as a professional.

Myllykoski will be responsible for 4sports’ hockey operations in Finland, and will work out of Helsinki,

starting January 2020.

With this step 4sports Hockey underlines its growth strategy to strengthen the focus on the European

market and assist players from Europe to the NHL.

 

Daniel Giger, CEO, 4sports Hockey AG:

“We are very happy that Mikko is joining our group and we believe that Finland has done an

impressive job in developing young hockey players. With Mikko on board we will have a very strong

setup in Finland and serve our players in the best way.”

 

Peter Forsberg, Partner & Member of the Board, 4sports Hockey AG:

“It’s exciting to take the next step with 4sports. Finland is the right market for us to continue our

successful road. It will give our group an even stronger market position.”

 

Mikko Myllykoski on his new challenge:

“To join this amazing company and group of experts fills me with pride. I am extremely excited to

combine my past experience as a former player with my passion to assist players along their future

careers.”

 

For further information please contact:

 

Daniel Giger

CEO

M: +41 79 447 06 66

E: giger[at]4sportshockey.com

 

Mikko Myllykoski

FHPA Certified Players Agent Hockey Finland

M: +358 40 052 6227

E: myllykoski[at]4sportshockey.com