Permanent Representation of Finland to the EU, Brussels

Office hours

Mon-Fri 8.45-17.00

Phone

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

Fax

  • +32 228 784 00  (Fax)

Visiting address, post address

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

On the map

Personnel

Riitta Gerlander
Desk Officer
Marjo Kaller
Desk Officer
  • +358 295 350 375
Jussi Koskela
Desk Officer
Olli Nurmi
Desk Officer
  • +32 473 538 941
Pia Rantakangas
Desk Officer
Seija Nyyssönen

Management

Marja Rislakki
Head of Mission
Permanent Representative Ambassador, Coreper II
CV
Aila Oikarinen
Assistant to the Permanent Representative
  • +32 2 287 8423
  • +32 472 430 869
Jade-Jasmin Inkinen
Assistant
Assistant to the Deputy Permanent Representative Coreper I
  • +32 473 531 418

Coordination

Reetta Härönoja
Counsellor
Antici, Coreper II
  • +32 2 287 8440
  • +32 475 704 357
Mikael Kekkonen
Senior Specialist
Institutional affairs, EU-recruitment
  • +32 2 287 8461
  • +32 473 865 089
Aino Fant
Senior Specialist
Mertens Group
  • +32 473 529 295
Sonja Viljanen
Assistant
  • +32 476 803 464
Johanna Himmanen
Senior Specialist
  • +32 2 2878 448
  • +32 472 430 859

Relations with the European Parliament

Information

Marko Ruonala
Counsellor (Press and Cultural Affairs)
Press Counsellor, Coreper II
  • +32 2 287 8502
  • +32 470 206 152
Eeva Scheele
Communications Officer, Coreper I
  • +32 2 287 8430
  • +32 473 531 340
Emma Koponen
Assistant
Communications Assistent
  • +32 476 802 564

Coreper l

Culture and Education

Heidi Sulander
Senior Specialist
Education, Youth, culture
  • +32 472 527 224

Transport and Telecommunication

Erik Asplund
Senior Specialist, Transport
  • +32 472 430 823
Maija Mansikkaniemi
Senior Specialist
transport sector
  • +32 47 352 7804
Maija Rönkä
Senior Specialist
Digitalization, electronic communications services
  • +32 473 539 452

Agriculture and Fisheries

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

Social Policy, Labour, Employment and Health

Pasi Korhonen
Senior Specialist
social policy
Counsellor
  • +32 2 287 8469
  • +32 473 534 081
Pasi Mustonen
Senior Specialist
health sector
  • +32 2 287 8467
  • +32 470201 256
Anna Toni
Senior Specialist
employment matters
  • +32 473 537 725

Industry, Energy, Internal Market and Research

Paula Laine-Nordström
Senior Specialist
  • +32 474 931 221
Ville Niemi
Senior Specialist
Energy
  • +32 479 470 175

Environment

Katarina Dahlman
Senior Specialist
  • +32 470 914 283
Paula Perälä
Senior Specialist
  • +32 470 204 035
Kira Lahkela
Intern
  • +32 473 538 950

Åland - General affairs

Anton Nilsson
Senior Specialist
the Åland Islands
  • +32 476 943 529

Assistant Personnel Coreper I

Sara Latvus
Assistant
  • +32 479 792 230
Jekaterina Saveljeva
Assistant
  • +32 473 524 982

Coreper ll

Regional Policy

Janne Uusivirta
Senior Specialist
regional and structural policy
  • +32 47 243 0827

Trade Policy

Jyrki Härkki
Senior Specialist
EU external development funding, especially in Africa
  • +32 479 670 590
Petteri Kotilainen
Desk Officer
  • +32 474 931 324

Justice and Home Affairs

Sarolta Dechy
Senior Specialist
migration and asylum matters
  • +32 471 035 810
Pekka Heinonen
Senior Specialist
Judicial cooperation in criminal matters, procedural law, e-Justice
  • +32 2 287 8594
  • +32 473 530 633
Laura Määttänen
Senior Specialist
  • +32 473 522 407
Johanna Elina Puiro
Senior Specialist
  • +32 471 650 942
Ville Similä
Senior Specialist
  • +32 478 960 665
Tomi Tirkkonen
Senior Specialist
border control
  • +32 471 263 976

Economic and Financial Affairs

Aleksi Hyvätti
Senior Specialist Counsellor for EU budget, Own Resources and MFF
  • +32 473 527 852
Maija Skyttä
Senior Specialist
taxation matters
  • +32 476 203 601
Marianna Uotinen
Senior Specialist
Counsellor for financial services
  • +32 2 287 8528
  • +32 473 523 119
Miikka Vähänen

External Relations

Päivi Alatalo
Desk Officer
EU enlargement, Western Balkans, Turkey
  • +32 471 036 016
Yamina Guerfi
Desk Officer
Africa questions
  • +32 471 035 390
  • +32 2 287 8572
Saara Harju
Desk Officer
Katja Koskela
Counsellor
Desk Officer
Human Rights, Development
  • +32 2 287 8444
Katarina Tapio
Desk Officer
Middle East, North Africa and the Gulf
  • +32 471 035 732
  • +32 2 287 8699
Maija Välivaara
Desk Officer
Russia, Eastern Europe, Central Asia

Customs

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

Assistant Personnel Coreper II

Noora Pietilä
Assistant
Economic & Financial Affairs, Customs, Regional & Structural Policy
  • +32 476 803 031
Susanna Heinäsmäki
Assistant
External Relations, Trade Policy, Russia, Eastern Partnership, Northern Dimension, Central Asia
  • +32 2 287 8447
  • +32 473 863 958
Mari Rapo
Assistant
Coreper II, Justice and Home Affairs, External Policies Service
  • +32 2 287 8418
  • +32 473 523 572
Emmi Suomilammi
Assistant
External relations, development policy, human rights, ACP, Post-Cotonou, Middle East, Africa, Gulf, Relex
  • +32 2 2878 406
  • +32 473 523 692

Political and Security Committee

Hanna Lehtinen
Ambassador, Representative to the Political and Security Committee
  • +32 4 735 278 05
  • +32 2 287 8437
Peppi Talonpoika
Assistant
  • +32 473 527 805
Meiju Keksi
Senior Specialist
defence policy
  • +32 2 287 8479
  • +32 471 036 020
Helena Hakaoja
Desk Officer
Nicolaidis
  • +32 474 931 264
Heikki Hietala
Senior Specialist
cyber issues, hybrid threats
  • +32 473 524 299
Sanna Laaksonen
Senior Specialist
armaments counsellor
  • +32 471 035 756

European Union Military Committee (EUMC)

Mikko Heiskanen
Military Representative
  • +32 475 755 666
Hannu Teittinen
Deputy Military Representative
  • +32 2 287 8435
  • +32 479 609 754
Niko Orell
Deputy Military Representative
  • +32 473 251 039
Harri Ahonen
Deputy Military Representative
  • +32 2 287 8492
Sari Salmi
Assistant
  • +32 2 287 8574
  • +32 473 543 942

Europa-building, Finnish Delegation

Phone

  • +32 228 186 21

Fax

  • +32 228 185 12

Visiting address, post address

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

Pia Suominen-Bouwland
Assistant
  • +32 473 856 773

Joint administration of Finland's representations in Brussels

Personnel and general administration

Juha Mustonen
Counsellor
Head of Administration
  • +32 2 287 8503
  • +32 473 949 584
Raija Stenberg
Attaché
  • +32 2 287 8554
  • +32 473 527 301
Kirsi Majander
Administrative Attaché
  • +32 2 2878 581
  • +32 476 760 762
Anne Autio
Assistant
general administration
  • +32 2 287 8559
  • +32 473 541 572
My Paasivaara
Office Administrator
  • +32 2 287 8491
  • +32 473 522 745
Siiri Pekkarinen
Assistant
  • +32 476 803 925

Housing and property management

Sirpa Taskinen-Pleshak
Team Leader
  • +32 476 599 916
Youssef Alasghar
Property Management and Office Services Attendant
  • +32 2 278 7436
  • +32 473 538 446
Janne Botelho Karhunen
Property Management and Office Services Attendant
  • +32 473 526 132

Financial administration

Niilo Hirvonen
Office Administrator
financial administration matters
  • +32 473 254 546

Documentation

Tarja Maljonen
Team Leader
information management
  • +32 2 287 8516
  • +32 473 526 252
Tiina Hakala-Gros
Administrative Officer
information management
Marjut Partanen
Administrative Officer
Information management
  • +32 473 531 447

IT-service

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

Office cervices and transport

Ari Hakola
Team Leader
office and support services
  • +32 2 287 8532
  • +32 477 289 837
Jose Caetano Gavancha
Office Services Attendant
  • +32 2 2878 534
  • +32 475 964 858
Eusebio Castanera
Office Services Attendant
  • +32 2 2878 533
  • +32 475 857 879
Jere Jokela
Office Services Attendant
  • +32 473 539 375

Kitchen

Saana Harjula
Maître d'hôtel
  • +32 476 803 926
José Stöck
Chef, cook
  • +32 476 870 131