Special Advisers to the Ministers

Special advisers serve as political assistants to ministers. The Prime Minister and other ministers acting as party leaders have several advisers, whereas other ministers have only one. Ministerial groups can also appoint special advisers.

 

 

Prime Minister Alexander Stubb

 

Special Adviser (Secretary to Ministers) Mr Joonas Turunen

Tel. +358 295 160 296

 

Special Adviser (Press Relations) Mr Pete Pokkinen

Tel. +358 295 160 309

 

Special Adviser (International Affairs) Ms Anna-Kaisa Heikkinen

Tel. +358 295 160 306

 

Special Adviser (EU Affairs) Mr Lauri Tierala

Tel. +358 295 160 311

 

Special Adviser (Economic Affairs) Ms Maarit Kaltio

Tel. +358 44 582 8217

 

Special Adviser (Parliamentary Affairs) Ms Suvi Aherto

Tel. +358 295 160 395

 

Prime Minister's Office

PO Box 23, FI-00023 Government, Finland

E-mail: forename.surname@vnk.fi

 


Minister of Finance Antti Rinne

 

Special Adviser (Secretary to Ministers) Mr Jyrki Konola

Tel. +358 295 530 321

 

Special Adviser (EU and International Affairs) Ms Kaisa Korhonen

Tel. +358 295 530 602

 

Special Adviser (Economic Policies) Mr Joonas Rahkola

Tel. +358 295 530 518

 

Special Adviser (Press Relations) Mr Matti Hirvola

Tel. +358 295 530 449

 

Special Adviser (Parliamentary Affairs) Mr Ilmari Nalbantoglu

Tel. +358 295 530 664

 

Ministry of Finance

PO Box 28, FI-00023 Government, Finland

E-mail: forename.surname@vm.fi

 


Minister for Foreign Affairs Erkki Tuomioja

 

Special Adviser Ms Tarja Kantola

Tel. +358 295 351 799

 

Press Attaché Mr Tero Shemeikka

Tel. +358 295 351 508

 

Ministry for Foreign Affairs

PO Box 176, FI-00023 Government, Finland

E-mail: forename.surname@formin.fi

 


Minister for European Affairs and Foreign Trade Lenita Toivakka

 

Special Adviser Mr Pasi Rajala

Tel. +358 295 350 014

 

Press Attaché Mr Miika Tomi

Tel. +358 295 352 050

 

Ministry for Foreign Affairs

PO Box 413, FI-00023 Government, Finland

E-mail: forename.surname@formin.fi

 


Minister for International Development Sirpa Paatero

 

Special Adviser Mr Paavali Kukkonen (ownership steering)

Tel. +358 295 160 241

 

Special Adviser Mr Valtteri Aaltonen (ownership steering)

Tel. +358 295 160 240

 

Special Adviser Ms Sonja Kekkonen (international development)

Tel. +358 50 455 4680

 

Ministry for Foreign Affairs

PO Box 176, FI-00023 Government, Finland

E-mail: forename.surname@formin.fi

 


Minister of Justice Anna-Maja Henriksson

 

Special Adviser Ms Mia Wikström

Tel. +358 295 150 300

 

Special Adviser Mr Otto Andersson

Tel. +358 295 150 255

 

Ministry of Justice

PO Box 25, FI-00023 Government, Finland

E-mail: forename.surname@om.fi

 


Minister of the Interior Päivi Räsänen

 

Special Adviser Ms Iina Mattila

Tel. +358 295 418 806

 

Special Adviser Ms Sonja Falk

Tel. +358 295 418 835

 

Special Adviser Mr Markus Kalmi

Tel. +358 295 418 807

 

Special Adviser Ms Soili Haverinen

Tel. +358 295 488 220

 

Ministry of the Interior

PO Box 26, FI-00023 Government, Finland

E-mail: forename.surname@intermin.fi

 


Minister of Defence Carl Haglund

 

Special Adviser (Press Relations) Mr Patrik Gayer

Tel. +358 9 1608 8106

 

Special Adviser Ms Malin Brännkärr

Tel. +358 295 140 104

 

Special Adviser Ms Åsa Gustafsson

Tel. +358 295 140 114

 

Ministry of Defence

PO Box 31, FI-00131 Helsinki, Finland

E-mail: forename.surname@defmin.fi

 


Minister of Education and Communications Krista Kiuru

 

Special Adviser Mr Mikko Koskinen

Tel. +358 295 330 132

 

Special Adviser Ms Heli Tomminen

Tel. +358 295 330 164

 

Ministry of Education and Culture

PO Box 29, FI-00023 Government, Finland

E-mail:  forename.surname@minedu.fi

 

Special Adviser Mr Antton Rönnholm

Tel. +358 295 342 676

 

Ministry of Transport and Communications

PO Box 31, FI–00023 Government, Finland

E-mail: forename.surname@lvm.fi

 


Minister of Agriculture and Forestry Petteri Orpo

 

Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry

PO Box 30, FI-00023 Government, Finland

E-mail: forename.surname@mmm.fi

 

 


Minister of Transport and Local Government Paula Risikko

 

Special Adviser Mr Antti Häkkänen

Tel. +358 295 530 228

 

Finansministeriet

PB 28, 00023 Statsrådet

E-post: förnamn.efternamn@vm.fi

 

Special Adviser Mr Juuso Rönnholm

Tel. +358 295 342 325

 

Ministry of Transport and Communications

PO Box 31, FI–00023 Government, Finland
E-mail: forename.surname@lvm.fi

 

 


Minister of Economic Affairs Jan Vapaavuori

 

Special Adviser Ms Laura Manninen

Tel. +358 295 063 533

 

Ministry of Employment and the Economy

PO Box 32, FI-00023 Government, Finland

E-mail: forename.surname@tem.fi

 


Minister of Labour Lauri Ihalainen

 

Special Adviser Ms Jenni Karjalainen

Tel. +358 295 060 140

 

Ministry of Employment and the Economy

PO Box 32, FI-00023 Government, Finland

E-mail: forename.surname@tem.fi

 


Minister of Social Affairs and Health Laura Räty

 

Special Adviser Mr Ville Sipiläinen

Tel. +358 295 163 107

 

Ministry of Social Affairs and Health

PO Box 33, FI-00023 Government, Finland

E-mail: forename.surname@stm.fi

 


Minister of Health and Social Services

Susanna Huovinen

 

Special Adviser Ms Laura Lindeberg

Tel. +358 295 163 110

 

Ministry of Social Affairs and Health

PO Box 33, FI-00023 Government, Finland

E-mail: forename.surname@stm.fi

 


Minister of the Environment Sanni Grahn-Laasonen

 

Special Adviser Ms Aino Salo

Tel. +358 9 1603 9398

 

Special Adviser Ms Kristiina Kokko

Tel. +358 9 1603 9398

 

Ministry of the Environment

PO Box 35, FI-00023 Government, Finland

E-mail: forename.surname@ymparisto.fi

 


Minister of Culture and Housing Pia Viitanen

 

Special Adviser Ms Tanja Sippola-Alho

Tel. +358 295 250 220

 

Ministry of the Environment

PO Box 35, FI-00023 Government, Finland

E-mail: forename.surename@ymparisto.fi