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Yle's Administrative Council

Yle's Administrative Council has 21 members. They include representatives from the fields of science, art, education, business and economics, as well as representatives of different social and language groups.

Tasks of The Administrative Council

  • Elects and dismisses the company’s Board of Directors and its Chairman and determines the compensation for Board Members
  • Decides on issues concerning considerable restriction or expansion of the activities or significant changes in the organization of the company
  • Oversees and supervises that tasks involving public service programme activities are carried out
  • Submits a report every second year on the implementation of the public service in the past two years to Parliament after having heard the Sami Parliament
  • Decides on the economical and operational guidelines
  • Reviews and approves the annual report of the Board of Directors
  • Supervises the administration of the company and issue a statement on the financial statement and the auditors’ report to the Ordinary General Meeting of the shareholders.

Members of The Administrative Council

Yle's Administrative Council was elected on 18th of June 2019. The Administrative Council will be organized in its first meeting in autumn.

Markku Eestilä, since 2019
Maria Guzenina, since 2019
Saara Hyrkkö, since 2019
Olli Immonen, since 2015
Mika Kari, since 2019
Anneli Kiljunen, since 2019
Esko Kiviranta, since 2019
Antti Kurvinen, since 2019
Suna Kymäläinen, since 2015
Leena Meri, since 2019
Mikaela Nylander, since 2015
Jaana Pelkonen, since 2011
Jenni Pitko, since 2019
Jari Ronkainen, since 2015
Arto Satonen, since 2016
Matti Semi, since 2015
Kari Tolvanen, since 2019
Ari Torniainen, since 2015
Päivi Räsänen, since 2019
Johannes Yrttiaho, since 2019
Jussi Wihonen, since 2019