Contact info

Postal address: P.O. Box 44, FI-00131 Helsinki
Visiting address: Pohjoinen Makasiinikatu 6 A 8, 00130 Helsinki

Office hours 9 a.m.–3 p.m.
Telephone: +358 9 2511 160
Fax: +358 9 2511 1610

Employment relationship counselling: tyosuhdeneuvonta(a)

Career counselling: urapalvelut(a)

Recruitment service: asiantuntijaporssi(a)

Student services: opiskelijat(a)

Invoicing address
Finnish Association of Academic Agronomists
P.O. Box 44, FI-00131 Helsinki

Bank accounts:
OP  OKOYFIHH FI51 5780 0720 1702 78
Nordea NDEAFIHH FI13 1521 3000 1061 48
Nooa  ITELFIHH FI35 4405 2020 0219 36


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Unemployment Fund for Higher Educated Employees ERKO

Postal address:  Asemamiehenkatu 2 C, FI-00520 Helsinki
Visiting address: Kellosilta 5 C, 6th floor Office hours Mon–Fri 9 a.m.–2 p.m.
Telephone service for members:  +358 9 7206 4343 Mon–Thu noon – 3 p.m.


Contact details of the Association office:

Ilkka Pekkala
Executive Director, M.Sc.(Agriculture & Forestry)

Mary Petri
Communications Manager, M.Sc (Nutrition)
- internal and external communications, Alimenta Newsletter

Suvi Huttunen
Manager of Membership Services, M.Sc.(Agriculture & Forestry)
- member acquisition, membership services, educational events and webinars, education and labour market policy

Sini Kokkola (on family leave)
Manager of Membership Services, M.Sc.(Nutrition)
- student issues, member acquisition, membership services

Anniina Lehto 
Manager of Membership Services, M.Sc.(Agriculture & Forestry)
- student issues, member acquisition, membership services

Linda Kanniainen (on family leave)
Legal counsel
-legal advice, advocacy of member interests: private sector and advisory services

Esa Schön
Negotiations Manager
-legal advice

Outi Parikka
Negotiations Manager, M.Sc.(Agriculture & Forestry).
- advocacy of member interests and advice on employment contracts: public sector (central and local government) and universities

Malla Ahonen
Organisation Coordinator
- secretary to Executive Director, grant and aid inquiries

Riitta Kekki
Office secretary
- birthdays & special events, bookings of conference facilities and holiday homes

Päivi Rissanen
Financial secretary
- accounting, payment transactions

Satu Vainio
Member secretary
- membership issues, job centre, news of appointments for Alimenta