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Deputy Mayor for Education Pia Pakarinen

Deputy Mayor for Education Pia Pakarinen

Tel 09 310 36020 

Address Pohjoisesplanadi 11-13, P.O.Box 1, 00099 City of Helsinki
Email pia.pakarinen (at)

Secretary Katja Lappi, tel. 09 310 36021

Senior Political Adviser Anniina Iskanius, tel. 050 599 3930, anniina.iskanius(at)  

The Deputy Mayor for Education Pia Pakarinen's division consist of the following fields:

  • Early childhood education and preschool education
  • Basic education
  • General upper secondary and vocational education and liberal adult education
  • Services in Swedish

The Deputy Mayor serves as the chairperson of the Education committee and is a member of the City Board.

Ms. Pia Pakarinen is Deputy Mayor of the Education Division in City of Helsinki. She is a former marketing and sales professional, entrepreneur, CEO of Helsinki Entrepreneurs and director of Helsinki Region Chamber of Commerce as well as a lawyer-linguist and lawyer-revisor of Court of Justice of the European Union. Pia is graduated as a Master of Laws and a Master of Political Sciences at University of Helsinki and as a Master of Science (Economics) at Helsinki School of Economics and Business Administration.

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