VERIFIN is an institute in the Department of Chemistry under the Faculty of Science in the University of Helsinki

Organization chart


Organisation chart of VERIFIN


Governing board 1.4.2018–31.3.2022

Activities and financial matters of VERIFIN are guided and controlled by the Governing Board

Name Title Position
Kai Sauer Undersecretary of State Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland, Chairman
Heikki Tenhu Professor, Head of the Department of Chemistry University of Helsinki
Kai Nordlund Dean, Faculty of Science University of Helsinki
Ville Lahelma Desk Officer Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland
Marjo Berglund Head of the Finance Department University of Helsinki
Risto Hakoila Financial Director Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland
Janne Jaakkola Chief of Planning The Finnish Defence Forces
Paula Vanninen Professor, Director of VERIFIN VERIFIN
Matti Kuula Chemist VERIFIN