Board of Directors

The FINCIS Board of Directors is responsible for FINCIS' governance, finances and strategic guidelines. It plans, monitors and evaluates FINCIS' activities and approves Finland's Anti-Doping Code.

According to the rules of FINCIS, the Ministry of Education and Culture can propose two or three members to the FINCIS Board of Directors, while the Finnish Olympic Committee and Finnish Paralympic Committee together can propose two or three members and the Finnish Society of Sports Medicine can propose one member to the Board. In addition, the autumn meeting of the association can appoint a permanent expert representing athletes who has the right to speak at Board meetings but no voting rights. The Athletes' Commission of the Finnish Olympic Committee can submit a proposal concerning the expert to the autumn meeting.

The composition of the FINCIS Board of Directors for 2018–2019 is:

Ordinary members Deputy Members

Chair

Timo Laitinen
Finnish Olympic Committee


Mikko Salonen
Finnish Olympic Committee

Vice chairman

Hanna-Mari Manninen
Ministry of Education and Culture


Hannu Itkonen
Ministry of Education and Culture

 

Maria Carlsson
Ministry of Education and Culture

Kimmo J. Lipponen
Ministry of Education and Culture

Petri Pohjonen
Ministry of Education and Culture
Merja Leinonen
Ministry of Education and Culture
Nelli Kuokka
Finnish Olympic Committee
Petri Heikkinen
Finnish Olympic Committee
Niko Jakobsson 
Finnish Olympic Committee
Katja Saarinen
Finnish Olympic Committee
Olavi Airaksinen
Finnish Society for Sports Medicine

Tommi Vasankari
Finnish Society for Sports Medicine

Expert Member    
Antti Kempas
Finnish Olympic Committee, Athletes' Commission

 

 

Harri Syväsalmi

Harri Syväsalmi

Secretary General

phone: +358 40 557 7725

e-mail: harri.syvasalmi@suek.fi