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Personnel

Personal emails: forename.surname@ekarjala.fi

HEAD OF THE OFFICE

Regional Mayor, Mr. Matti Viialainen
tel. +358 44 770 0515

Secretary for the Regional Mayor, Ms. Ritva Rehunen
tel. +358 40 139 0172

PUBLIC RELATIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

Liaison Manager, Russian Affairs, Mr. Veli-Matti Kesälahti
tel. +358 0400 012 989

Manager, Public and International Relations Mr. Johannes Moisio
tel +358 400 154 382

Manager of Communications, Ms. Ritva-Liisa Pulkkinen
tel +358 40 556 4694

Communications Specialist, Ms. Virve Lindström
tel. +358 40 823 4229

REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT 

Director, Regional Development, Ms. Satu Sikanen
tel. +358 400 661 318

Manager, Regional Development, Ms. Laura Peuhkuri
tel. +358 40 631 5970

Development Manager, Ms. Anu Talka
tel. +358 40 350 8111

Regional Counsellor, Ms. Anni Laihanen
tel. +358 40 483 5216

Statistics and Information Expert, Ms. Päivi Kortelainen
tel. +358 40 651 7423

Provincial Coordinator, Mr. Jari Lantta
tel. +358 40 524 0540

Secretary for Payments, Ms. Merja Taipale
tel. +358 40 139 0174

Senior Advisor, Asian Relations, Mr. Ding Ma
tel. +358 40 660 4015

ADMINISTRATION AND FINANCE & HR  

Director, Administration, Development and HR, Mr. Olli Seppänen
tel. +358 40 139 0175

Office Secretary, ICT, Ms. Rauni Lainejärvi
tel. +358 40 139 0170

Controller, Ms. Anu Hannola
tel. +358 40 649 7705

Office Secretary, billing, Ms. Mari Ruoho
tel. +358 40 139 0169

Project Coordinator, SARURE-project, Ms. Eini Arponen
tel. +358 40 631 3606

REGIONAL PLANING, LAND USE AND ENVIRONMENT 

Director, Regional Planning, Ms. Marjo Wallenius
tel. +358 40 824 0915

Enviroment Manager, Mr. Matti Vaittinen
tel. +358  40 139 0173

Planning Officer, Ms. Susanna Mäntykoski
tel. +358 40 139 0171

Planning Officer, Ms. Maria Peuhkuri
tel +358 40 161 9163

Traffic and transport expert, Ms. Sonja Tynkkynen
tel. +358 40 681 7163

Project Manager, Northern Growth Zone, Mr. Stefan Mynttinen
tel +358 40 668 2571

REGIONAL GOVERNMENT, HEALTH AND SOCIAL SERVICES REFORM

Senior Planning Officer, Administration, Ms. Päivi Ilves
tel. +358 40 558 6011

ICT-Project Manager, Mr. Mika Hautaniemi
tel: +358 40 6838437

Coordinator, Social and Health Care, Ms. Minna Lignell
tel: +358 40 683 1185

SOUTH-EAST FINLAND – RUSSIA CBC 2014-2020

MANAGING AUTHORITY
Personal emails: forename.surname@sefrcbc.fi

Operations -unit

Programme director, Mr. Jukka-Pekka Bergman
tel. +358 50 437 0339

Programme coordinator, Ms. Erja Lehikoinen
tel. +358 40 660 3640

Project coordinator, Ms. Sonja Miettinen
tel. +358 40 551 2068

Project coordinator, Ms. Taina Rautiainen
tel. +358 40 551 2254

Programme advisor, Ms. Sari Loisa
tel. +358 40 578 4934

Administration officer, Ms. Tuula Heino
tel. +358 40 139 0167

IT & Project analyst Mr. Pasi Sormunen
tel. +358 40 667 3958

Financial -unit

Controller, Mr. Kimmo Turunen
tel. +358 40 139 0176

Financial officer (part-time for programme), Ms Anu Hannola
tel. +358 40 649 7705

BRANCH OFFICE St Petersburg
Project expert, Ms. Valentina Chaplinskaya
tel. +7 921 903 4735

Project expert, Ms. Ekaterina Kuznetsova
tel. +7 921 759 4006