The Atlantic Council of Finland has a Chairperson, two Vice-Chairs, a Board of Directors and a Secretary General


Members of the Board of Directors 2020


Chairperson of the Board

Member of the European Parliament (2009-2019) Mrs. Liisa Jaakonsaari


Vice-Chairs of the Board

Senior Adviser in foreign, security, defence and EU policy Mr. Jari Haapiainen

Minister (Hon.) Mr. Pertti Salolainen


Board of Directors

Special Adviser Mr. Erkki Aalto

Professor of International Relations Dr. Tuomas Forsberg

Member of Parliament Mr. Atte Harjanne

Member of the European Parliament (2004-2009) Mr. Henrik Lax

Chief Executive Officer, Professor of Cyber Security Dr. Jarno Limnéll

Director External Relations, Lieutenant Colonel Mr. Niclas L. von Bonsdorff 

Managing Director Mrs. Suvi-Anne Siimes

Public Affairs and Communications Professional Ms. Minja Timperi

Ambassador Mr. Jukka Valtasaari

Managing Director Mr. Stefan Wallin


Secretary General

M.Pol.Sc. Ms. Terhi Suominen