Permanent Representation of Finland to the EU, Brussels

Office hours

Mon-Fri 8.45-17.00

Fax

  • +32 228 784 00  (Fax)

Phone

  • +32 228 784 11  (Switchboard 00 32 (0)2 2878 + extension)

Visiting address, post address

Permanent Representation of Finland to the EU
Avenue de Cortenbergh 80
1000 BRUSSELS
BELGIUM

Management

Marja Rislakki
Marja Rislakki
Head of Mission
Permanent Representative Ambassador, Coreper II
CV
Aila Oikarinen
Aila Oikarinen
Assistant to the Permanent Representative
  • +32 2 287 8423
  • +32 472 430 869
Minna Kivimäki
Minna Kivimäki
Deputy Permanent Representative, Ambassador
Coreper I representative
CV
Säde Hotakainen
Assistant to the Deputy Permanent Representative Coreper I
  • +32 473 531 418

Coordination

Reetta Härönoja
Reetta Härönoja
Counsellor
Antici, Coreper II
  • +32 2 287 8440
  • +32 475 704 357
Mari Korhonen
Mari Korhonen
Desk Officer
Deputy Antici
  • +32 2 2878 547
  • +32 473 525 107
Leo Svahnbäck
Leo Svahnbäck
Second Secretary
Mertens, Coreper I
  • +32 2 287 8414
  • +32 473 529 295
Mikael Kekkonen
Mikael Kekkonen
Senior Specialist
Institutional affairs, EU-recruitment
  • +32 2 287 8461
  • +32 473 865 089
Johanna Himmanen
Johanna Himmanen
Senior Specialist
Brexit
  • +32 2 2878 448
  • +32 472 430 859
Tuuli Kainulainen
Tuuli Kainulainen
  • +32 473 530 822
Kaisa Männistö
Kaisa Männistö
Senior Specialist
Legal and institutional affairs
  • +32 2 287 8478
  • +32 472 600 032
Sonja Viljanen
Assistant

Relations with the European Parliament

Kim Fyhr
Kim Fyhr
Desk Officer
Relations with the European Parliament
  • +32 2 287 8434
  • +32 473 532 289
Johanna Paljakka
Assistant
European Parliament
EU- recruitment
  • +32 2 287 4548
  • +32 473 856 773

Information

Marko Ruonala
Marko Ruonala
Counsellor (Press and Cultural Affairs)
Press Counsellor, Coreper II
  • +32 2 287 8502
  • +32 470 206 152
Eeva Laavakari
Eeva Laavakari
Communications Officer, Coreper I
  • +32 2 287 8430
  • +32 473 531 340
Joona Suni
Joona Suni
Communications Assistant
  • +32 2 287 8506
  • +32 473 520 716

Coreper l

Culture and Education

Johanna Koponen
Johanna Koponen
Senior Specialist
Education, audiovisual services (technology)
  • +32 22878525
  • +32 473 527 224

Transport and Telecommunication

Mervi Kaikkonen
Mervi Kaikkonen
Senior Specialist
transport sector
  • +32 2 287 8463
  • +32 473 527 804
Kristiina Pietikäinen
Kristiina Pietikäinen
Senior Specialist
Digitalization, electronic communications services
  • +32 2 287 8550
  • +32 473 539 452
Anna Sotaniemi
Anna Sotaniemi
Senior Specialist
transport sector
  • +32 2 2878 538
  • +32 472 430 823

Agriculture and Fisheries

Ari Hörman
Ari Hörman
Senior Specialist
agriculture and forestry matters
  • +32 2 287 8468
  • +32 473 525 887
Tapio Kytölä
Tapio Kytölä
Senior Specialist
agriculture and forestry matters
Counsellor
  • +32 478 625 138
Osmo Rönty
Osmo Rönty
Senior Specialist
agriculture and forestry matters
Counsellor
  • +32 2 287 8518
  • +32 473 525 630
Jarmo Vilhunen
Jarmo Vilhunen
Senior Specialist
fishing industry matters
  • +32 2 287 8638
  • +32 473 525 817

Social Policy, Labour and Employment

Antero Kiviniemi
Senior Specialist
social policy
Counsellor, Social Affairs, Gender Equality, Occupational Safety and Health, Insurances
  • +32 473 538 458
Pasi Korhonen
Counsellor Economy of Wellbeing, Social Affairs
  • +32 2 287 8469
  • +32 473 534 081
Pasi Mustonen
Pasi Mustonen
Senior Specialist
health sector
  • +32 2 287 8467
  • +32 470201 256
Riikka-Maria Turkia
Riikka-Maria Turkia
Senior Specialist
employment matters
Counsellor, Employment policy, labour law
  • +32 2 2878 583
  • +32 473 537 725

Industry, Energy, Internal Market and Research

Sanna Ek-Husson
Sanna Ek-Husson
Senior Specialist
  • +32 2 287 8432
Mikko Holm
Mikko Holm
Counsellor Internal market, better regulation
  • +32 2 287 8450
  • +32 475 630 369
Jonna Lehtinen
Jonna Lehtinen
Councellor Research & Innovation, Space, Euratom
  • +32 2 287 8429
  • +32 471 262 664
Janne Peltola
Janne Peltola
Senior Specialist
  • +32 2 287 8433
  • +32 472 902 501

Health, Private Insurance

Customs

Jere Lumme
Jere Lumme
Senior Specialist
customs matters
  • +32 2 287 8438
  • +32 475 730 287

Environment

Laura Aho
Laura Aho
Senior Specialist
Climate issues
  • +32 2 287 8477
  • +32 470 204 035
Katarina Dahlman
Katarina Dahlman
Senior Specialist

Åland - General questions

Julia Lindholm
Julia Lindholm
Senior Specialist
  • +32 2 2878 459
  • +32 476 943 529
Johanna Ekebom
Johanna Ekebom
Trainee
  • +32 473 538 846

Assistant Personnel Coreper I

Veera Hakkarainen
Veera Hakkarainen
Assistant
Transport, telecommunications and energy - Education, youth, culture and sport - Åland islands
  • +32 22878 552
  • +32 472 906 057
Aulikki Jurmu
Aulikki Jurmu
Assistant
secretary
Agriculture, plant health, animal welfare
  • +32 2 2878 505
  • +32 479 792 230
Pirjo Kytölä
Pirjo Kytölä
Assistant
  • +32 2 281 8621
  • +32 473 524 982

Coreper ll

Regional Policy

Pasi Rantahalvari
Pasi Rantahalvari
Senior Specialist
regional and structural policy
  • +32 2 2878 580
  • +32 472 430 827

Trade Policy

Sanna Selin
Sanna Selin
Desk Officer
trade Policy Committee
Representative in the Trade Policy Committee (deputies)
  • +32 2 2878 514
Melissa Säilä
Melissa Säilä
Desk Officer
trade policy, trans-Atlantic relations
Representative in the EFTA Working Party (EU relations with non-EU Western European countries), trade policy
  • +32 2 287 8460
  • +32 473 536 275

Justice and Home Affairs

Sampo Brander
Sampo Brander
Senior Specialist
Judicial cooperation in criminal matters, procedural law
  • +32 2 287 8594
  • +32 473 530 633
Jutta Gras
Jutta Gras
Senior Specialist
migration and asylum matters
  • +32 2 2878 420
  • +32 471 035 810
Mari Hämäläinen
Mari Hämäläinen
Senior Specialist
Police cooperation, terrorism, organised crime
  • +32 2 287 8504
  • +32 473 532 307
Jani Järäinen
Jani Järäinen
Senior Specialist
border control
  • +32 2 287 8522
  • +32 471 263 976
Anne Lamminmäki
Anne Lamminmäki
Senior Specialist
Civil Protection, Visa Policy
  • +32 473 534 083
Anna-Elina Pohjolainen
Anna-Elina Pohjolainen
Senior Specialist
Fundamental rights (WP FREMP), data protection (WP DAPIX)
  • +32 2 287 8431
  • +32 473 522 407

Economic and Financial Affairs

Sami Koskinen
Sami Koskinen
Senior Specialist
Taxation
  • +32 2 287 8451
  • +32 476 203 601
Niina Pautola-Mol
Senior Specialist
Senior Specialist
Financial Counsellor MFF Coordinaton Chair Ad hoc Working Party on the Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF)
  • +32 473 535 195
  • +32 2 287 8524
Samuli Pietiläinen
Samuli Pietiläinen
Financial Counsellor, ECOFIN Coordination
  • +32 473 530 723
  • +32 2 287 8456
Marianna Uotinen
Marianna Uotinen
Senior Specialist
Counsellor for financial services
  • +32 2 287 8528
  • +32 473 523 119
Päivi Valkama
Päivi Valkama
Senior Specialist
budgetary and economic issues
  • +32 2 2878 526
  • +32 473 527 852
Jaakko Weuro
Jaakko Weuro
Senior Specialist
Financial Services Counsellor
  • +32 472 900 550

External Relations

Yamina Guerfi
Yamina Guerfi
Desk Officer
Africa questions
  • +32 471 035 390
  • +32 2 287 8572
Kaisa Heikkilä
Kaisa Heikkilä
Desk Officer
Council Working Party on Development Cooperation (CODEV)
  • +32 2 287 8444
  • +32 479 910 470
Janne Hirvonen
Janne Hirvonen
Desk Officer
Russia, Eastern Europe, Central Asia
  • +32 473 522 716
Lauri Hirvonen
Lauri Hirvonen
Desk Officer
Enlargement and Western Balkans
  • +32 471 036 016
  • +32 2 287 8466
Heini Korhonen
Heini Korhonen
Desk Officer
Asia and Latin America
  • +32 473 530 795
  • +32 2 287 8512
Anna Korpijaakko
Anna Korpijaakko
Counsellor
Desk Officer
Working Party of Foreign Relations Counsellors
  • +32 2 287 8457
  • +32 473 529 853
Merja Lindroos-Binham
Merja Lindroos-Binham
Ambassador, Chair Ad Hoc Working Party on the Neighbourhood, Development and International Cooperation Instrument (AH WP MFF NDICI)
  • +32 471 650 942
Olli Nurmi
Olli Nurmi
Desk Officer
Middle East, North Africa and the Gulf (MaMa, MOG) Neighbourhood, Development and International Cooperation Instrument (NDICI)
  • +32 473 538 941
Elina Saaristo-Diatta
Elina Saaristo-Diatta
Desk Officer
Matleena Virkkunen
Matleena Virkkunen
Desk Officer
ACP Working Party,Post-Cotonou
  • +32 471 034 893
  • +32 2 287 8428

Assistant Personnel Coreper II

Susanna Heinäsmäki
Susanna Heinäsmäki
Assistant
External Relations, Trade Policy, Russia, Eastern Partnership, Northern Dimension, Central Asia
  • +32 2 287 8447
  • +32 473 863 958
My Paasivaara
My Paasivaara
Assistant
Economic and Financial Affairs, Customs, Regional and Structural Policy
  • +32 2 287 8491
  • +32 475 754 682
Mari Rapo
Assistant
Coreper II, Justice and Home Affairs, External Policies Service
  • +32 2 287 8418
  • +32 473 523 572
Emmi Suomilammi
Emmi Suomilammi
Assistant
External relations, development policy, ACP, Post-Cotonou, Middle East, Africa, Gulf, hybrid, cyber
  • +32 2 2878 406
  • +32 473 523 692

Political and Security Committee

Hanna Lehtinen
Hanna Lehtinen
Ambassador, Representative to the Political and Security Committee
  • +32 4 735 278 05
  • +32 2 287 8437
Anna Roininen
Anna Roininen
Assistant
  • +32 2 287 8437
  • +32 473 527 805
Turo Mattila
Turo Mattila
Deputy Representative to the Political and Security Committee Cyber, hybrid
  • +32 2 2878 465
  • +32 473 524 299
Meiju Keksi
Meiju Keksi
Senior Specialist
defence policy
  • +32 2 287 8479
  • +32 471 036 020
Sanna Laaksonen
Sanna Laaksonen
Senior Specialist
armaments counsellor
  • +32 471 035 756

European Union Military Committee (EUMC)

Juha Vauhkonen
Juha Vauhkonen
Rear Admiral
Military Representative
  • +32 2 287 8475
Hannu Teittinen
Hannu Teittinen
Deputy Military Representative
  • +32 2 287 8435
  • +32 479 609 754
Niko Orell
Niko Orell
Deputy Military Representative
  • +32 473 251 039
Harri Ahonen
Harri Ahonen
Deputy Military Representative
  • +32 2 287 8492
Tero Palokangas
Tero Palokangas
Deputy Military Representative
Pekka Lahikainen
Pekka Lahikainen
Security Specialist
Security NCO
  • +32 2 287 8543
  • +32 471 125 859

Europa-building, Finnish Delegation

Fax

  • +32 228 185 12

Phone

  • +32 228 186 21

Visiting address, post address

Europa-building, Finnish Delegation
Rue de la Loi 155
1048 BRUXELLES
BELGIUM

Leena Balducci
Leena Balducci
Assistant
secretary
  • +32 2 2818 621

Joint administration of Finland's representations in Brussels

Personnel and general administration

Anna Salmi
Anna Salmi
Assistant
Executive Secretary
  • +32 2 2878 517
  • +32 473 838 393
Kirsi Majander
Kirsi Majander
Administrative Attaché
  • +32 2 2878 581
  • +32 476 760 762
Kristiina Hope
Kristiina Hope
Attaché
  • +32 2 2878 554
  • +32 473 527 301
Anne Autio
Anne Autio
Assistant
secretary
Switchboard, accountant
  • +32 2 287 8559
  • +32 473 541 572
Tuija Lohi
Tuija Lohi
Attaché
Arrangements and recruiting of the Presidency of the Council of the European Union 2019
  • +32 2 287 8446
  • +32 473 827 437

Housing and property management

Minna Wikman
Minna Wikman
Team Leader
housing affairs
  • +32 2 287 8521
  • +32 476 599 916
Youssef Alasghar
Youssef Alasghar
Property Management and Office Services Attendant
  • +32 2 278 7436
  • +32 473 538 446
Mikael Nihti
Mikael Nihti
Office Services Attendant
property management
  • +32 473 526 132
Riku Salkolahti
Property Management and Office Services Attendant
  • +32 470 201 420
  • +32 2 287 8558

Financial administration

Sanna Mäkelä
Sanna Mäkelä
Office Administrator
  • +32 2 287 8419
  • +32 473 254 546

Documentation

Tarja Maljonen
Tarja Maljonen
Team Leader
information management
  • +32 2 287 8516
  • +32 473 526 252
Jaana Auvinen
Jaana Auvinen
Administrative Officer
information management
  • +32 2 287 8515
  • +32 473 531 447
Marketta Viskari
Administrative Officer
information management
  • +32 2 287 8439
  • +32 473 523 604

IT-service

Raino Jokinen
Raino Jokinen
Office Administrator
IT
IT support
  • +32 2 2878 544
  • +32 473 865 507
Petteri Lehtonen
Petteri Lehtonen
Office Administrator
IT
IT and information security specialist
  • +32 2 2878 593

Office cervices and transport

Ari Hakola
Ari Hakola
Team Leader
office and support services
  • +32 2 287 8532
  • +32 477 289 837
Jose Caetano Gavancha
Jose Caetano Gavancha
Office Services Attendant
  • +32 2 2878 534
  • +32 475 964 858
Eusebio Castanera
Eusebio Castanera
Office Services Attendant
  • +32 2 2878 533
  • +32 475 857 879

Kitchen

Michael Otto
Catering and Housekeeping Attendant
  • +32 473 941 412
Jenni Tuominen
Jenni Tuominen
Catering and Housekeeping Attendant