Advisory Board
Pan-European Institute has created an advisory board to strengthen the research and education related to Russia and Baltic Sea region at Turku School of Economics, University of Turku. The Advisory Board had its first meeting on the 18th of May 2011. The board comprises the following members:
Chairman of the Advisory Board

Taneli Lahti, Director for European Affairs and Head of Office for the
Confederation of Finnish Industries (EK) (Brussels)



Matti Anttonen, Permanent State Secretary, Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland

Erik Helin, CEO of Specta Group

Mikko Ketonen, CEO of TS-Yhtymä Oy

Urpo Kivikari, Professor Emeritus, Turku School of Economics, University of Turku

Henrik Lax, MEP 2004-2009

Paula Lehtomäki, State Secretary to the Prime Minister

Maarit Lindström, ‎Director, Chief Economist at Finnish Forest Industries Federation

Olli Pohjanvirta, CEO of Nurminen Logistics

Aleksi Randell, Managing Director, Confederation of Finnish Construction Industries RT

Seppo Remes, Professor of Practice, Lappeenranta University of Technology

Juhani Wihanto, CEO, Wihanto Group

The reporting member of the Advisory Board is Professor Kari Liuhto and the secretary is University Teacher Eini Haaja.