Management

Permanent Secretary

The Permanent Secretary assists the Minister in leading and developing the Ministry's activities and strategic planning as well as the performance management on the administrative branch of the Ministry and the performance management of the Ministry.

The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Justice is Mr Asko Välimaa.

Permanent Secretary Asko Välimaa
Telephone: +358 2951 50168

Secretary to the Permanent Secretary
Ms Maija Haltia
Telephone: +358 2951 50608

Fax: +358 9 1606 7525
E-mail: firstname.surname@om.fi

Unit Managers and Department Managers

Law drafting department

Director General Sami Manninen

Department of Judicial Administration

Director General Kari Kiesiläinen

Department of Criminal Policy

Director General Arto Kujala (on leave of absence, Aarne Kinnunen acts as a substitute)

Unit for Democracy, Language Affairs and Fundamental Rights

Director Johanna Suurpää

Internal Audit Unit

Director of Internal Audit Kaisa Sistonen

Media and Communications Unit

Director of Media and Communications Unit Kati Pärnänen

Administrative Unit

AdministratieveDirector Olli Muttilainen (on leave of absence, Arja Apajalahti-Laine acts as a substitute )

Economy Unit

Director of Finance Tapio Laamanen

Information Management Unit

Director of Information Management Tarmo Maunu