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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
HRM Manager Saga Böhling-Niemelä 2230
HRD Manager  Riikka Mäki 2150
Management Assistant Tarja Tuimala 2295
Director, 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
Director, Strategy  and Digital Innovations Samu Valpola (1.9.2019 – 31.5.2020) 5245
Head of strategy and planning Armi Helenius (18.9.2019 – 31.5.2020) 2385
Head of digital solutions and information management Heikki Olander 2110
Financial Manager Terhi Sääskilahti 2382
Management Assistant Eija Laukkanen 2152 
Director, Operative Units Olli Breilin 5200
Director, Projects and Customers Petri Lintinen 2244
Head of Project Development Raisa Neitola 5804
Head of International Cooperation Philipp Schmidt-Thomé 2163
Head of evaluation and renewal of core activity Raimo Nevalainen 3400
Management Assistant Ida Bruins Slot 5201


Unit  Head of Unit  
Engineering Geology and Geoenergy Asmo Huusko 5265
Bedrock Construction and Site Assessment Hannu Lahtinen 5260
Environmental Geology Jouni Pihlaja 4313
Marine Geology Jyrki Rantataro 2493
Ore Geology and Mineral Economics Pekka Tuomela 4220
Ore and Industrial Minerals Pasi Heino 3440
Mineral Processing and Materials Research Jouko Nieminen 2180
Peat Resources Tuija Vähäkuopus 5224
Groundwater Jussi Ahonen 2146
Applied Geophysics Heikki Forss 3611
Industrial Environments and Recycling Päivi Kauppila 3715
Regional Geodata and Interpretation Jouni Vuollo 4206
Corporate Geodata Management Esa Kauniskangas 3277
Digital Products and Services 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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