Green Growth

Contact

Programme Manager 

Jyri Arponen 
Tekes – the Finnish Funding Agency for Innovation
Helsinki, Finland
Tel. +358 50 5577 874
jyri.arponen(at)tekes.fi

Programme coordination team  

Markku Heino 
Stakeholders, companies and company consortium projects, international activities
Spinverse Oy
Tel. +358 40 719 1221 
markku.heino(at)spinverse.com

Tapio Poutiainen
Communication, event organization
Spinverse Oy
Tel. +358 50 343 6820
tapio.poutiainen(at)spinverse.com

Laura Koponen
EU, Horizon 2020
Spinverse Oy
Tel. +358 40 350 0898
laura.koponen(at)spinverse.com

Yang Liu
China-cooperation
Spinverse Oy
Tel. +358 400 25 00 23
yang.liu(at)spinverse.com

Mikko Kaarela
Russia-cooperation
Spinverse Oy
Tel. +358 400 607 277
mikko.kaarela(at)spinverse.com

Programme team

Jyri Arponen
Green Growth Programme Manager 
Tel. +358 40 766 2906 
jyri.arponen(at)tekes.fi

Tiina Rajamäki
Senior adviser
Green Growth programme services, food & beverage sector, company consortium projects
Tel. +358 400 866 731
tiina.rajamaki(at)tekes.fi

Mikko Ylhäisi
Chief adviser
Energy efficiency, research institutions, policy matters, forest sector, company consortium projects
Tel. +358 2950 55877
mikko.ylhaisi(at)tekes.fi  

Heikki Aro
Senior Technology Advisor
Bioeconomy, bioeconomy spurt, Brazil
Tel. +358 2950 55644
heikki.aro(at)tekes.fi

Pia Salokoski
Groove Programme Manager 
China, Brazil, Solar Era-Net, ERAfrica
Tel. +358 2950 55672
pia.salokoski(at)tekes.fi

Marjatta Aarniala
Chief adviser
China, Africa and research institutes, bioenergy
Tel. +358 2950 55736
marjatta.aarniala(at)tekes.fi

Karin Wikman
Senior adviser
Germany, EU and solar energy
Tel. +358 2950 55723
karin.wikman(at)tekes.fi

Steering group

Kirsi Sormunen (Chair), member of the Board in Neste Oil, DNA and Sitra
Risto Talja, ProBoreal Oy
Mari Pantsar-Kallio, Sitra
Lassi Noponen, Cleantech Invest
Santtu Hulkkonen, Solved - The Cleantech Company Ltd
Juho Malmberg
Pirita Mikkanen, TM Systems Finland Oy
Kaisu Annala, Ministry of Employment and the Economy
Teija Lahti-Nuuttila, Tekes
Jyri Arponen, Tekes

Communications

Communications Manager
Sanna Nuutila 
Tel. +358 2950 55717
sanna.nuutila(at)tekes.fi