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Management and contact persons

Tel. +358 (0)29 503 0000


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Director General Mika Nykänen 2200
Personal Assistant to Director General Pirjo Vuorimies 2201
Director, Human Resources, Talent Management and Working Environments Helena Tammi 2220
Head of HRM Saga Böhling-Niemelä 2230
Head of HRD Riikka Mäki 2150
Executive Assistant Heta Virola 0018
Head of Communications and Marketing Elina Ämmälä 2120
Communications Manager Lotta Knuutinen 2131
Digital Marketing Manager Outi Nuotio 0022
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Director, Science and Innovations Saku Vuori 2459
Head of Science and Innovations​ Asko Käpyaho 2327
Director, Strategy and Digital Innovations Samu Valpola (–31.5.2020) 5245
Head of strategy and planning Armi Helenius / Toni Perälä (–31.5.2020) 2385 / 2140
Head of ICT Hannu-Pekka Polttila 2111
Head of Finance Terhi Sääskilahti 2382
Executive Assistant Eija Laukkanen 2152 
Director, Operative Units Olli Breilin 5200
Head of Project Management  Raisa Neitola 5804
Head of International Projects  Philipp Schmidt-Thomé 2163
Head of Account Management Tuuli Kalliosalo 0010
Executive Assistant Ida Bruins Slot 5201


Unit  Head of Unit  
Energy and Construction Solutions​ Hannu Lahtinen 5260
Environmental Solutions​​ Jouni Pihlaja 4313
Mineral Economy Solutions​ Pasi Heino 3440
Circular Economy Solutions​ Jouko Nieminen 2180
Water Management Solutions​ Eeva Käpyaho 5212
Geophysical Solutions​ Heikki Forss 3611
Information Solutions​​​ Niina Ahtonen 3638

Areas of scientific expertise and competence development

Mineral Potential Research Professor Raimo Lahtinen 2484
Geoinformatics Research Professor Vesa Nykänen 4306
Mine and industrial environments Research Professor Tommi Kauppila 3710
Geomaterials and applied mineralogy Research Professor Alan Butcher 2240
Geoenergy Chief Expert Teppo Arola 2207
Geosciences for Underground Construction Chief Expert Heini Reijonen 2238



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