Office

The Finnish Kennel Club’s office is located in Espoo, Southern Finland. The address is Kamreerintie 8, FI-02770 Espoo, Finland. Duties of the office mostly include administrative tasks. The Finnish Kennel Club’s subsidiary company Showlink Oy manages litter registrations, records results from trials and dog shows, records results from some health examinations, and processes ownership declarations as well as applications for kennel names and championship titles.

More information about the services administered by Showlink, our service numbers as well as email addresses can be found here. You can also contact us by calling the Finnish Kennel Club’s telephone switch on +358 09 887 300 (weekdays 11–17).

Email addresses to the personnel at the Finnish Kennel Club’s office are similar to firstname.lastname@kennelliitto.fi.

Markku Mähönen studio2
Markku Mähönen
Executive Director
+358 9 887 300
Maarit Nordström
Maarit Nordström
Organisation Secretary

Secretary of the Finnish Kennel Club's Board

+358 9 8873 0216
Mari Luukkonen
Mari Luukkonen
Organization Coordinator
09 8873 0205
Raisa Kiesi
Lawyer
+358 9 8873 0215
Liisa Lilja-Maula
Liisa Lilja-Maula
Veterinarian

HD and ED scoring

+358 9 8873 0224
Communications and Marketing
Viestintäpäällikkö Liisa Suoninen
Liisa Suoninen
Head of Communications
+358 50 320 3897, +358 9 8873 0292
Annika Ekman
Annika Ekman
Communications Planner
+358 9 8873 0293, +358 50 348 5975
Kaisa Huttunen
Kaisa Huttunen
Web Communication Specialist

Web Communication Specialist, Finnish Kennel Club's Digital Learning Environment Digitassu

+358 9 8873 0207
Finance
Unka Sarsila-Etelämäki
Unka Sarsila-Etelämäki
Head of Finance and Administration
+358 9 8873 0222
Johanna Piippo
Johanna Piippo
Finance and Office Assistant
+358 9 8873 0211
Lea Jokinen
Lea Jokinen
+358 9 8873 0210
Organisation acitivities (breeding and health, dog shows, trials, and competitions)
Iiris Harju
Iiris Harju
Head of Department
+ 358 9 8873 0281
Päivi Rantasalo
Päivi Rantasalo
Breeding Consultant

Programme for Combating Hereditary Diseases and Defects (PEVISA), breed-specific breeding strategies (JTO), Eye Health Working Group, Scientific Committee, vaccination regulations

+358 9 8873 0229
Katariina Mäki
Katariina Mäki
Breeding Expert

Breeding Strategy, BLUP index, DogWellNet, health of brachycephalic breeds, Cardiac Working Group, Neurology Working Group

+358 9 8873 0228
Hanna Kaasalainen Suomen Kennelliitto pieni
Hanna Kaasalainen
Breeding Secretary
+358 9 8873 0213
Hannele Laurén
Coordinator for District Instructors and Breeders
+358 9 8873 0235
Evi Helin
Contact Person for Veterinarians
+358 9 8873 0253
Saara Heikkinen
Saara Heikkinen
Contact Person for Veterinarians, trainee
09 8873 0203
Paula Rekiranta
Paula Rekiranta
Secretary of Show and Judges Committee
+358 9 8873 0219
Maarika Wallenius
Maarika Wallenius
Show Secretary
+358 9 8873 0344
Jarmo Vuorinen
Jarmo Vuorinen
Show Secretary
+3589 8873 0344
Jukka Lindholm Kennelliitto
Jukka Lindholm
Secretary of Trial and Competitions Committee
+358 50 321 8714
Kaisa Åkerman
Trial and Competition Secretary

National and International trials, judge confirmations

+358 9 8873 0286
Pirita Syrjänen
Pirita Syrjänen
Project coordinator
+ 358 9 8873 0252, + 358 50 373 7537
International affairs and events, youth activites, care and reading dog activities
Kirsi Salmijärvi
Kirsi Salmijärvi
Head of Department

Partners

+358 9 8873 0237
Sampo Miettinen henkilöstökuva pieni
Sampo Miettinen

International contacts

+358 9 8873 0226
Laura Lehdistö
Laura Lehdistö
Event Coordinator
+358 9 8873 0248
Satu Salminen
Satu Svahn
Conference and Event Coordinator
+358 9 8873 0249
Laura Jousi
Laura Jousi

Youth Coordinator

+358 9 8873 0245
Sanna Pirinen
Sanna Feodoroff-Pirinen
Care and Reading Dog Coordinator

Care dogs and Reading dogs

+358 9 8873 0204
IT Department
Jonna Päivike
Jonna Sipi
Head of Department, Personnel Manager
+358 9 8873 0233
Margit Vekkeli Kennelliitto henkilöstö pieni
Margit Vekkeli
Project Coordinator

Koiranet projects

+358 9 8873 0240
Salonen Johanna henksukuva
Johanna Salonen
System and Cybersecurity Specialist

Koiranet projects and data security within the Finnish Kennel Club

+358 9 8873 0239
Jenna Sinervirta
Jenna Sinervirta
System Specialist

Omakoira mobile application

+358 9 8873 0268
merete henkilökuva pieni Kennelliitto
Merete Lindgrén
System Specialist
09 8873 0270
Pekka Kohonen
System Specialist

Omakoira service, databases, accounting systems

+358 9 8873 0231
Mikko Seppälä
System Specialist
+358 9 8873 0267