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

Management

Markku Keinänen
Head of Mission
Saija Immonen
Assistant to the Permanent Representative
  • +32 47 243 0869
Tuuli-Maaria Aalto
Deputy Permanent Representative
Jade-Jasmin Inkinen
Assistant
Assistant to the Deputy Permanent Representative Coreper I
  • +32 473 531 418

Coordination

Laura Lindgren
Counsellor
Antici group
  • +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
Jenna Oja
Senior Specialist
  • +32 470 717 208
Eeva Lehtonen
Assistant
Coreper ll
  • +32 473 526 680
Johanna Himmanen
Senior Specialist
  • +32 2 2878 448
  • +32 472 430 859
Tanja Leikas-Bottà
Project Officer
  • +32 475 762 139
Vilma Peltonen
Project Officer
  • +32 475 824 725

Relations with the European Parliament

Tuomas Nirkkonen
Desk Officer
  • +32 473 532 289

Information

Marko Ruonala
Counsellor (Press and Cultural Affairs)
Counsellor, Press and Culture
Press Counsellor, Coreper II
  • +32 2 287 8502
  • +32 470 206 152
Marjo Hakkarainen
Assistant
  • +32 476 802 564

Coreper l

Culture and Education

Heidi Sulander
Senior Specialist
Education, Youth, Culture, Sport
  • +32 473 527 224

Transport and Telecommunication

Erik Asplund
Senior Specialist
transport sector
Senior Specialist, Transport
  • +32 472 430 823
Maija Mansikkaniemi
Senior Specialist
transport sector
  • +32 47 352 7804

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 Mustonen
Senior Specialist
health sector
  • +32 2 287 8467
  • +32 470201 256
Sari Vuorinen
Senior Specialist
health sector
  • +32 473 529 853

Industry, Energy, Internal Market and Research

Iiro Kangas
Senior Specialist
internal market, better regulation
  • +32 474 931 221
Ville Niemi
Senior Specialist
Energy
  • +32 479 470 175
Niina Nurkkala
Senior Specialist
Counsellor Research & Innovation, Space, Euratom
  • +32 471 262 664
Maija Palmu
Senior Specialist
internal market, industrial policy
Tourism
  • +32 472 902 501

Environment

Katarina Dahlman
Senior Specialist
  • +32 470 914 283
Paula Perälä
Senior Specialist
  • +32 470 204 035
Antonios Sfakiotakis
Senior Specialist
environmental issues
climate policy
  • +32 473 532 292

Åland - General affairs

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

Assistant Personnel Coreper I

Kristiina Stenqvist
Assistant
Transport, telecommunications and energy - Education, youth, culture and sport - Åland islands
  • +32 472 906 057
Chloé Denoncin
Assistant
Seija Nyyssönen
Assistant
Environment, Agriculture and Fisheries

Coreper ll

Regional Policy

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

Trade Policy

Jussi Koskela
Counsellor
Desk Officer
  • +32 476 803 694
Petteri Kotilainen
Desk Officer
  • +32 474 931 324
Jyrki Härkki
Senior Specialist
EU external development funding, especially in Africa
  • +32 479 670 590

Justice and Home Affairs

Pekka Heinonen
Senior Specialist
Judicial cooperation in criminal matters, procedural law, e-Justice
  • +32 473 530 633
Laura Määttänen
Senior Specialist
Data Protection, Fundamental Rights, Judicial Cooperation (civil) - General questions
  • +32 473 522 407
Johanna Puiro
Senior Specialist
Police Cooperation, Organised Crime, Terrorism
  • +32 471 650 942
Ville Similä
Senior Specialist
Crisis preparedness, civil protection, IPCR, returns, legal migration, Home Affairs financing instruments
  • +32 478 960 665
Tomi Tirkkonen
Senior Specialist
border control
  • +32 471 263 976

Economic and Financial Affairs

Aleksi Hyvätti
Senior Specialist
budgetary and economic issues
Senior Specialist; Counsellor for EU budget, Own Resources and MFF
  • +32 473 527 852
Markus Kari
Senior Specialist
  • +32 472 900 550
Maija Skyttä
Senior Specialist
taxation matters
  • +32 476 203 601
Miikka Vähänen
Senior Specialist
economic policy and financial issues
  • +32 473 535 195

External Relations

Phone

  • +32 473 532 399
Päivi Alatalo
Desk Officer
EU enlargement, Western Balkans, Turkey
  • +32 471 036 016
Marjo Kaller
Second Secretary
Desk Officer
Asia and Oceania
  • +32 473 530 795
Katja Koskela
Counsellor
Desk Officer
Human Rights, Development
  • +32 2 287 8444
Tuulikki Olander
Project Officer
  • +32 473 528 354
Johannes Puukki
Desk Officer
Russia, Eastern Europe, Central Asia
Pia Rantakangas
Desk Officer
Africa
  • +32 470 262 613
René Söderman
Counsellor
Desk Officer
North Africa, the Middle East and the Persian Gulf
  • +32 473 522 716
Kati Temonen
Desk Officer
  • +32 476 974 757

Customs

Assistant Personnel Coreper II

Susanna Heinäsmäki
Assistant
External Relations, Trade Policy, Russia, Eastern Partnership, Northern Dimension, Central Asia
  • +32 2 287 8447
  • +32 473 863 958
Pauliina Laukkanen
Assistant
Justice and Home Affairs
  • +32 473 940 394
Peppi Talonpoika
Assistant

Political and Security Committee

Hanna Lehtinen
Ambassador, Representative to the Political and Security Committee
  • +32 4 735 278 05
  • +32 2 287 8437
Sanni Kotiranta
Assistant
  • +32 473 527 805
Ilmari Uljas
Senior Specialist
defence policy
  • +32 471 036 020
Jukka Peltonen
Desk Officer
  • +32 474 931 264
Heikki Hietala
Senior Specialist
cyber issues, hybrid threats
  • +32 473 524 299
Sanna Laaksonen
Senior Specialist
Senior Specialist
defence policy
armaments counsellor
  • +32 471 035 756
Riitta Gerlander
Counsellor
  • +32 471 034 893
Elina Saaristo-Diatta
Desk Officer

European Union Military Committee (EUMC)

Mikko Heiskanen
Military Representative
  • +32 475 755 666
Petteri Korvala
Deputy Military Representative
  • +32 2 287 8435
  • +32 479 609 754
Niko Orell
Deputy Military Representative
  • +32 473 251 039
Sari Salmi
Assistant
  • +32 2 287 8574
  • +32 473 543 942
Antti Heino
Security Specialist
  • +32 471 125 859

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

Anita Hietaharju
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
My Paasivaara
Office Administrator
  • +32 473 522 745
Laura Sundman
Office Administrator
  • +32 473 541 572
Ville-Valtteri Hartikainen
Intern
  • +32 473 527 624

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

Eeva Vänniä
Office Administrator
  • +32 473 254 546

Documentation

Soili Laakso
Team Leader
information management
  • +32 473 531 447
Tiina Hakala-Gros
Administrative Officer
information management
Tarja Maljonen
Administrative Officer
information management
  • +32 473 526 252

IT-service

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

Office cervices and transport

Jari Rosenlindt
Team Leader
office and support services
  • +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

Emma Alanne
Chef, cook
  • +32 473 531 067
Saana Harjula
Maître d'hôtel
  • +32 476 803 926