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EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL COURSES

Planned Strategic Marketing, Berghs School of Communication, 2019
Finland’s Development Policy and Development Cooperation in 2018
, organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Finland
Comprehensive E-learning Course for OSCE/ODIHR Election Observers 2017

Master of Natural Resources, Novia University of Applied Sciences, 2016
Officer’s basic studies, National Defense University, 2003
Military rank, first lieutenant
Forestry engineer, Bachelor in Forestry, Sydväst Polytechnic School, 2000Training on 

LANGUAGE SKILLS

English, Swedish and Finnish

SPORTS
Ironman Tallinn 2020
Ironman 70.3 Jönköping 2019
Ironman 70.3 Lahti 2018
Ironman 70.3 Jönköping 2017

WORKING LIFE EXPERIENCE

Genero Oy
Account Director & Team Leader 1.10.2019 –
Project Manager 1.1.2019 – 30.9.2019
Freelancing Project Manager 1.8.2018 -31.12. 2018

Evalumon Consulting

2017 –

Aritzon Oy Ltd, Planet Loves trees,
CEO 2019 –

Novia University of Applied Sciences
Cluster Manager, Natural resources management and environment 14.9.2014 – 27.1.2019
Head of Programme, Bioeconomy, Agriculture and Forestry 1.8.2016 – 17.8.2018
Head of Department, Bioeconomy and Building Engineering, 1.1.2017 – 30.7.2017
Head of Department, Natural Resources Management and Environment 1.8.2016-31.12.2016

Government of Finland
Special Advisor for the Christian Democratic group of ministers, the governments of prime minister Katainen and Stubb 1.4.2013 – 14.9.2014
Special Adviser to the Minister of The Interior, 23.6.2011 – 31.3.2013

Christian Democrats, Finland
Political secretary, 1.1.2008 – 22.6.2011

Pomoväst r.f.
Leader office, Project manager, international affairs, 1.11.2006 – 31.12.2007

Suomen Eteläkärjen Matkailu – Finlands Sydspets Turism Ab
General Manager, 12.6.2006 – 15.2.2007

The Research & development institute Aronia, Åbo Akademi and Sydväst Polytechnic School
Project manager, 1.1.2006—30.6.2007
Project manager, 16.4 – 30.11.2005

Finnish Defense Forces
Training officer, 1.8.2003 –31.12.2005
Training officer, 26.1.2002-31.7.2002

DP-Group OY AB
Planner, 1.8.2001-17.1.2002

Andersson Forest Systems
Entrepreneur, 1999 – 2001

CORPORATE ASSIGNMENTS

Member of the board, Asunto OY Kehrämaari Bostads AB, 1.5.2018 – 15.8.2020
Member of the board, Axxell utbildning Ab, 1.6.2017 –
Chairman of the board, Aritzon Oy Ltd, 2019 –

POLITICAL ASSIGNMENTS

Municipality of Raseborg
Member of the city council, 2008 – 2021
Associate member, executive committee, 5.6.2017 – 2021
Member, the city development division of the executive committee 12.6.2017 – 2021
Chairman, procurement board of Raasepori and Hanko, 12.6.2017 – 2021
Associate member, executive committee, 2008 – 2012
Member, the division of the executive committee for strategy-, economy- and organizational policies, 2008 – 2012
Member of the board, the association for development of Tammisaari town centre, 2010 – 2011
Associate member of the board, Sydkustens landskapsförbund, 2008 – 2009

Novia University of Applied Sciences
Uudenmaan maaseudun yhteistyöryhmän maaseutujaosto, 2014 – 2018
Associate member of the board, Summer University of Hanko, 2014 – 2018

Axxell utbildning Ab
Member of the board, Axxell utbildning Ab, 1.6.2017 – 2021
Chairman of the board of management, 1.6.2018 – 2021

Ministry of Defense
Associate member, advisory board for voluntary defense activities 2008 – 31.5.2011

Ministry of Interior
Member, advisory board for police force activities, 1.6.2015 – 2023

Ministry of Finance
Member, the advisory board for regionalization 2012 – 2014
Associate member, the advisory board for regionalization 2011 – 2012

Prime Minister’s Office
Member, Prime Minister Katainen’s Steering Group for the National Language Strategy, 2012

The Government Programme negotiations 2011, Finland
Negotiator, the programme writing group for Foreign-, Security- and Defense Policy

The Swedish Assembly of Finland
Member, board of mandates, 2012
Member, board of mandates, 2005

INTERNATIONAL ASSIGNMENTS, ODA-PROJECTS

Special Advisor in Crisis Management, FS Global, 2015 – 2019
Philippines, monitoring and evaluation of ODA-projects, FSPM, 2018
Tanzania, Arusha and Dar es Salaam, planning a development aid project with Novia, FSPM and Habari Maalum College, 2017
India, Kodad and Viyjaveda, monitoring of ODA-projects, FSPM, 2016
Philippines, Leyte and Surigao, monitoring of ODA-projects, FSPM, 2014
Philippines, Leyte, crisis management, Operation Yolanda, FSPM, 2013

ASSOCIATIONS AND VOLUNTARY ASSIGNMENTS
Chairman of the board, Västra Nylands Fountain House förening r.f., 1.6.2015 –1.6. 2020
Member of the board, Steinerpedagogikens vänner r.f. (Mikaelskolan och Rosengården) 2014-2016
Member of the board, Finlands svenska pingstmission (FSPM) r.f. 2015 – 2018
Member,  FSPM:s EurAsia-committee, 2014 – 2018
Chairman of the board, Betesdaförsamlingen i Ekenäs r.f., 2014 – 2020
Chairman of the board, Betesdaförsamlingen i Ekenäs r.f., 16.4.2007—31.3.2011
Vice president of the board, Betesdaförsamlingen i Ekenäs r.f., 15.2.2006 – 16.4.2007

Christian Democrats, Finland
Member of the board, 1.1.2007 – 31.12.2007
District leader, KD Uusimaa 1.10.2010 – 30.6.2011
District secretary, KD Uusimaa 1.1.2008 – 31.9.2009
Chairman of the board, Christian Democratic Swedish Association, 1.1.2007 – 2009
Chairman, Raaseporin Kristillisdemokraatit 1.1.2008 – 2014
Chairman, Tammisaaren Kristillisdemokraatit 13.1.2006 – 31.12.2007