Board of Directors

Port of Helsinki Ltd is a limited company owned entirely by the City of Helsinki.

Board of Directors:

Matti Parpala, Helsingin Satama Oy:n hallituksen puheenjohtaja.

Matti Parpala
Port of Helsinki Chair of the Board since 2017 
Harvard MPP; Bachelor of Science and Bus. Admin. (Econ.) 
Focal working experience: CEO, Vaana Oy. 
Previously strategy consultant, CMO, August Associates Oy; General Secretary, National Union of University Students 
Positions of Trust: City councilor (national coalition party), City of Helsinki; Vice Chair of the Board, Vantaa Energy Ltd; Chair of the Board, Frank Students Ltd

Helsingin Sataman hallituksen jäsen Jaana Aaltonen

Jaana Aaltonen
Port of Helsinki Board member since 2019
Focal working experience: Trade Union Pro, Communications Director

Heikki Allonen

Heikki Allonen
Port of Helsinki Board member since April 2020
Focal working experience: Board professional, CEO Hemmings Oy Ab. Previously CEO Patria Oyj 2008-2016, CEO Fiskars Oyj Abp 2004-2008, CEO SRV Oyj 2000-2004 and Board member Wärtsilä Oyj Abp 1990-2000.
Positions of Trust: Vice chair of the Board VR Group, Board member Nokian Renkaat Oyj, Detection Technology Oyj and Savox Oy. Chair of the Board Sotatieteiden Tutkimussäätiö. Previously e.g. Board member Wärtsilä Oyj Abp, Chair of the Board Nammo AS and Robit Oyj, member of the supervisory board Keskinäinen vakuutusyhtiö Ilmarinen and Rautaruukki Oyj.
 

Ilpo Haaja, Helsingin Satama Oy:n hallituksen jäsen.

Ilpo Haaja 
Port of Helsinki Board member since 2017
Focal working experience: Helsinki Shipyard, full-time chief shop steward 

Minna Haapala, Helsingin Satama Oy:n hallituksen jäsen

Minna Haapala  
Port of Helsinki Board member since 2019
Licentiate of Science in Technology, MBA   
Focal working experience: National Emergency Supply Agency (NESA), Director, Energy. 

Pekka Helin, Helsingin Satama Oy:n hallituksen jäsen.

Pekka Helin  
Port of Helsinki Board member since 2019 
Master’s Degree, International Business
Focal working experience: Senior Vice President, Housing Business Development, Brand, YIT Oyj
Focal working experience: Citycon Oyj, Commercial Director 2007–2011. Tallink Silja Oy, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing 2000–2007. Unilever, Lever Fabergé, Nordic Marketing Manager 1996–2000. 
Positions of trust: Board member, YIT Development Sp. z.o.o., Poland. Board member, Kuudes Kerros Helsinki Oy

Mari Holopainen, Helsingin Satama Oy:n hallituksen jäsen

Mari Holopainen
Port of Helsinki Board member since 2017
M.Sc.(Econ.)
Focal working experience: PhD Candidate & Researcher at Aalto University.
Positions of trust: Green City Councillor, chairperson for the Uusimaa regional council, member of culture and leisure committee, board member of Port of Helsinki.

Pia Kopra

Pia Kopra
Port of Helsinki Board member since April 2020

Tuula Saxholm, Helsingin Satama Oy:n hallituksen jäsen.

Tuula Saxholm 
Port of Helsinki Board member since 2015
Focal working experience: City of Helsinki, CFO

Presenting official: CEO Ville Haapasaari
Secretary: Financial Director Pekka Meronen