About Us

The Finland Australia Chamber of Commerce, Inc was registered in August 2002. Our objective is to create awareness and commercial and cultural ties, promote and develop trade and create networking opportunities for members among the Finnish-Australian business community and the Finnish Community in Australia. We also work in close cooperation with the other Nordic and Estonian chambers of commerce, as well as the wider European business community and the European Australian Business Council – EABC -  in particular.  

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Our interest groups include:

  • Finnish business community in Australia
  • Finnish companies in Finland with interest in Australian business
  • Australian business community with interest in Finnish and European business
  • Scandinavian and Northern European business community in Australia
  • European business community in Australia (European Australian Business Council)
  • Australian government officials
  • Finnish and European community in Australia

Executive Committee. The Finland Australia Chamber of Commerce is co-ordinated and managed by an Executive Committee which was elected at the Chamber’s most recent Annual General Meeting and has the following members:

President

Ms Minna Monaghan

Kipina Pty Ltd, Sydney

Vice President

Ms Sanna Ruuskanen

Melbourne

Secretary

Mr Anssi Paatero

Sydney

Treasurer

Dr Joakim Westerholm

University of Sydney, Sydney

Member

Mr Eero Toivonen

Business Finland, Sydney

Member

Ms Heini Korhonen

Embassy of Finland, Canberra

Member

Mr Jari Tuorila

MacLean Engineering, Perth

Member

Mr Jukka Sintonen

Sydney

Member

Ms Katja Nexo

Finncare, Brisbane

Member

Mr Olli Mustonen

Sydney

To contact any of the board members or the FACC secretariat please email us on chamber@finland.com.au

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