null The post of Director-General of the Transport Policy Department attracted 15 applications
The post of Director-General of the Transport Policy Department attracted 15 applications
By the end of the application deadline, 1 February, altogether 15 candidates had submitted their applications for the post of Director-General of the Transport Policy Department at Finland's Ministry of Transport and Communications.
The following candidates applied for the post: Tapio Ahlgren, Jouni Karhunen, Minna Kivimäki, Ville Lehmuskoski, Jarno Limnéll, Yrjö Mäkelä, Mika Mäkilä, Mikael Nyberg, Hannu Pennanen, Esko Pyykkönen, Silja Ruokola, Juha Räsänen, Pasi Ursin and Marja-Leena Wahander. One applicant requested anonymity.
The Director-General is appointed by the Government. The appointment starts on 1 March 2010 and is for a period of five years.
The Ministry's Transport Policy Department deals with matters related to the transport system, transport services, traffic safety, logistics and Russia cooperation.
Mr Harri Pursiainen, Permanent Secretary, tel. +358 9 160 28389, +358 500 787 742