Published 17.1.2023

Liina Aulin appointed Metsähallitus’ new Director of Communications

Liina Aulin has been appointed Director of Communications at Metsähallitus. She will start in her new position on 1th of March 2023.

The responsibilities of the Director of Communications include internal and external communications, media relations and the development of responsibility within the Metsähallitus Group. The Director of Communications is a member of Metsähallitus’ Management Group.

Aulin will join Metsähallitus from Ilmarinen, where she worked as Director of Communications and Corporate Responsibility. Aulin has strong experience in demanding management tasks related to communications, social relations, and corporate responsibility. Previously, Aulin has also worked in communication tasks at the Office of the President of the Republic of Finland.
Liina Aulin says that she is delighted about the new position.

“Metsähallitus plays an extremely important and significant role in managing state owned land and water areas, as well as natural resources. It is great to be able to tell people about this versatile work, as well as to develop communications and responsibility together with Metsähallitus professionals. Issues related to forest management, climate, and biodiversity are of great interest to various stakeholders, which emphasises the importance of communication and open dialogue”, says Liina Aulin.

“Aulin’s long experience in managing communications and responsibility, as well as strong media competence and contact networks, are very welcome elements in the demanding communications environment”, says Juha Niemelä, Director General of Metsähallitus.

Further information
Director General Juha Niemelä, Metsähallitus, tel. +358 50 500 3681
Director of Communications Liina Aulin tel. +358 40 770 9400