Board of Directors
The Government has appointed members to Metsähallitus Board of Directors for 1st of April 2022 – 31st of March 2025.
The Role of the Board of Directors
The Board of Directors oversees and exercises control over Metsähallitus’ operation. It is responsible for the strategic management and governance of Metsähallitus and the proper organisation of its operations. The Board also ensures that Metsähallitus’ bookkeeping and financial management are organised appropriately and, in particular, that Metsähallitus complies with the decisions and orders of Parliament and other authorities.
If necessary, the Board of Directors issues instructions to the Director General.
The Board is supported by an audit committee as well as an appointments and rewards committee, which assist the Board by preparing its tasks and decisions.
Managing Director, The Farmers’ Social Insurance Institution Mela
Ministerial Adviser, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry
Docent, University of Lapland
Board member, repsesentative of Metsähallitus' personnel
Communications Officer, Metsähallitus
Chairman of Metsähallitus Audit Committee
Managing Director, Wipak Oy
Director General, Administration and International Affairs, Ministry of the Environment
NEFCO – Nordic Environment Finance Corporation, Board member
Professor, University of Helsinki
Director of Finance, Metsähallitus