National Parks Finland, Senior Management

Parks & Wildlife Finland is a unit within Metsähallitus, comprising of National Parks Finland and Wildlife Service Finland.

National Parks Finland includes four regions and three intersecting processes:

  • Protected Area Management Planning
  • Nature and Cultural Heritage Conservation
  • Recreation and Nature Tourism.

Contact information

Henrik Jansson

Director, Parks & Wildlife Finland

Metsähallitus
Parks & Wildlife Finland
(Lemminkäisenkatu 14–18)
20520 Turku

Tel. 0206394293

Samuli Sillman

Deputy Director, Parks & Wildlife Finland

Metsähallitus
P.O. Box 8016 (Ounasjoentie 6)
96101 Rovaniemi

Tel. 0206396412

Jussi Päivinen

Director, Development Projects

Metsähallitus
Parks & Wildlife Finland
PL 36 (Kauppakatu 32)
40101 Jyväskylä

Tel. 0206395068

Mikael Nordström

Regional Director, a.i.

Metsähallitus
Parks & Wildlife Finland
(Lemminkäisenkatu 14–18)
20520 Turku

Tel. 0206394654

Parks & Wildlife Finland, Coastal and Metropolitan Area

Jouni Aarnio

Regional Director

Metsähallitus
Parks & Wildlife Finland
PL 1058 (Asemakatu 7)
70101 Kuopio

Tel. 0206395069

Parks & Wildlife Finland, Lakeland

Leave of absence till 30.9.2021, deputy Jouni Penttinen, tel.int. +358 206 39 5034.

Pirkko Siikamäki

Regional Director

Metsähallitus
Parks & Wildlife Finland
PL 81 (Veteraanikatu 5)
90101 Oulu

Tel. 0206396034

Parks & Wildlife Finland, Ostrobothnia–Kainuu

Jyrki Tolonen

Regional Director

Metsähallitus
Parks & Wildlife Finland
Parks & Wildlife Finland
PL 8016 (Ounasjoentie 6)
96101 Rovaniemi

Tel. 0206397640

Lapland

Leave of absence 1.7.2021–31.3.2022, deputy Pirjo Seurujärvi, tel.int. + 358 206 7704.

Tuula Kurikka

Nature Conservation Manager

Metsähallitus
Parks & Wildlife Finland
(Akselinkatu 8)
57130 Savonlinna

Tel. 0206395923

Sakari Kokkonen

Recreational Amenity Manager

Metsähallitus
Parks & Wildlife Finland
PL 8016 (Ounasjoentie 6)
96101 Rovaniemi

Tel. 0206397642

Markku Vickholm

Land Use Manager

Metsähallitus
Parks & Wildlife Finland
PL 94 (Ratatie 11)
01301 Vantaa

Tel. 0206394389

Päivi Rosqvist

Communications Manager

Metsähallitus
Parks & Wildlife Finland
(Pitkäkatu 13)
10600 Tammisaari

Tel. 0206394645