Advisory Board

The National Audit Office has a statutory Advisory Board to which representatives of key partners and experts on financial administration and fiscal matters are invited. The members of the board also include the Auditor General and a staff member of the National Audit Office elected by the NAOF personnel as their representative.

The task of the Advisory Board is to maintain and strengthen the contacts between the National Audit Office and its partners, to present initiatives aimed at developing audit work and to monitor the effectiveness and service capacity of the audit organisation from the perspective of its partners.

The Advisory Board is appointed for a maximum term of three years.

Composition of the Advisory Board from 1 May 2015 to 30 April 2017

Eero Heinäluoma, Member of Parliament, Chairman of the Board
Tapani Tölli, Member of Parliament, First Vice Chair of the Board
Tytti Yli-Viikari, Auditor General, Second Vice Chair of the Board

Jari Gustafsson, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment
Lauri Heikkilä, Doctor of Philosophy
Anni Huhtala, Director General, VATT Institute for Economic Research
Antti Häkkänen, Member of Parliament
Timo Laitinen, Director General, State Treasury
Anita Lehikoinen, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education and Culture
Mika Maliranta, Research Director, Research Institute of the Finnish Economy ETLA
Krista Mikkonen, Member of Parliament
Esko Mustonen, Deputy Government Controller-General, Ministry of Finance
Hannu Mäkinen, Director General of the Budget Department, Ministry of Finance
Timo Reina, Deputy Managing Director, Association of Finnish Local and Regional Authorities
Päivi Räsänen, Member of Parliament
Pasi Tervasmäki, Principal Financial Auditor, Employee Representative
Kari Uotila, Member of Parliament

Permanent Experts

Nora Grönholm, Committee Counsel, Audit Committee, Parliament
Kimmo Metsä, Senior Auditor, Secretary of the Advisory Board 

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