Under Secretary of State (International Trade)

International Trade, America, Asia and Oceania

The Under-Secretary of State assists the Minister and the Secretary of State, who serves as Permanent State Secretary. The duties include participating in the handling of matters that fall under the mandate of the Secretary of State, promoting and coordinating the management of international affairs carried out by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs and other public authorities, coordinating the handling of matters that fall under the area of her responsibilities in the Ministry, and following the activities of the departments in the Ministry that are of key importance from the point of view of her responsibilities.

Email

  • avs-kpo@formin.fi

Post address

Ministry for Foreign Affairs
PO Box 176
00023
GOVERNMENT
FINLAND

Visiting address

Merikasarmi
Merikasarminkatu 5 F
00160
HELSINKI
FINLAND

Personnel

Nina Vaskunlahti
Under-Secretary of State, International Trade
  • +358 295 350 052
CV
Marja Nykänen
Executive Secretary
  • +358 295 350 811
Erkki Seppänen
Adviser to the Under-Secretary of State
  • +358 295 351 565

Business to Government network

Email

  • tsl-05@formin.fi
Matti Lassila
Ambassador for Energy and Circular Economy
Marjaana Sall
Ambassador for Education
  • +358 295 350 266
  • +358 50 475 3491
Jarmo Sareva
Ambassador for Innovation
  • +358 295 350 418
Pekka Voutilainen
Ambassador for Trade and Development
  • +358 295 350 362

E-mail addresses are in the form: forename.surname@formin.fi. Scandinavian characters are replaced by: ä=a, ö=o, å=a.