The Finnish Environment Institute´s advisory board

The advisory board has been appointed by the Ministry of the Environment until 11.11.2022. The advisory board evaluates environmental research and development, supports strategic planning and to promotes cooperation between the Finnish Environment Institute (Syke) and its stakeholders.

Chairman of the board

Professor Markku Ollikainen (University of Helsinki)

Other members of the board

  • Professor Olli Varis (Aalto University)
  • Professor, Vice Rector (research) Taina Pihlajaniemi (University of Oulu)
  • Director Mari Pantsar (Sitra)
  • Vice President Research Tiina Nakari-Setälä (VTT)
  • Research Director Johanna Särkijärvi (Ministry of Transport and Communications)
  • Environment Manager Miira Riipinen (The Association of Finnish Local and Regional Authorities)
  • Specialist in just food system transition and stakeholder relations Jukka Kajan 
  • Director Mari Rajala (Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment, Pirkanmaa)
  • Research Director Tanja Suni (Ministry of the Environment)
  • Research Director Mikko Peltonen (Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry)
  • Research Director Eeva Primmer (Finnish Environment Institute)
  • Coordinator Johanna Mikkola-Pusa (Finnish Environment Institute)
  • Director General Leif Schulman (Finnish Environment Institute)
Published 2020-11-09 at 10:17, updated 2023-01-09 at 10:46