Management Group

CSC Management Group members 1.9.2021 onwards.

Kimmo Koski

(b. 1964) MSc. (Tech.), CSC Managing Director since 2004
+358 9 457 2293

Koski has previously worked in managerial positions at Nokia and in managerial and specialist roles at CSC. He has also worked at the European Organisation for Nuclear Research (CERN) in Switzerland.

Key concurrent positions of trust: Coordinator in the EuroHPC LUMI -consortium and Deputy member of the Board in Technology Industries of Finland

Tiina Kupila-Rantala

(b. 1963) PhD, MBA, Vice Managing Director of CSC since 2011
+358 9 457 2064

Kupila-Rantala joined CSC in 1996. In 2001, she was Project Manager at Nokia Networks. Before joining CSC, she worked as a research assistant in University of Helsinki’s Department of Physics and as a systems analyst at Nokia Telecommunications.

Janne Kanner

(b. 1973) MSc., Director, Services for Data Management, in CSC’s service since 1999
+358 50 381 9535

Kanner has worked at CSC in various expert and manager roles and, since 2004, as director in positions including technology director and director responsible for business in different segments.

He has previously worked in trainee and expert positions at Vapo Oy and University of Jyväskylä.

Teemu Kiviniemi

(b. 1981) MSc. (Tech.), Director, Funet Services and ICT Platforms, in CSC’s service since 2008
+358 9 457 2132

Kiviniemi has previously worked in managerial and specialist positions at CSC. Before joining CSC, he has worked as a programming course head assistant in Helsinki University of Technology, and in system administration tasks at Ivalon Foto-Kone Ky and at Inari municipality.

Key concurrent positions of trust:

Finnish Communication and Internet Exchange – FICIX ry; member of the board 2015-2016, chairman of the board 2017-2018

NORDUnet A/S; deputy member of the board 2015-2018

Irina Kupiainen

(b.1974), M.Soc.Sc, Director, Public Affairs
+358 9 457 2375

Kupiainen has worked at CSC since 2012 in specialist, managerial and director positions. Previously she has worked in various specialist, policy advisory and communications positions in the Defence ministry, Permanent delegation of Finland to the OSCE, Parliament and Helsinki University Student Union.

Pekka Lehtovuori

(b. 1973) FT, Director, in CSC`s service since 2001
+358 9 457 2070

Lehtovuori has previously worked as an expert in FBD Oy and as a researcher at the University of Jyväskylä.

Key concurrent positions of trust: Member of the Board in Nordic e-Infrastructure Collaboration (NeIC), Expert member of Computational Science Forum.

Klaus Lindberg

 (b. 1958) MSc. (Tech.); Director, Services; in CSC’s service since 1989.
+358 9 457 2041

Lindberg has previously held a number of different managerial positions at CSC. In addition, he has been a member of various expert, steering and working groups in the industry, most recently a member of the Climate and Environment Strategy Working Group set up by Sanna Marin's Board of Directors (1.11.2019 – 30.11.2020). He has also worked as a research assistant at the Helsinki University of Technology.

Key concurrent positions of trust: Member of the steering group for the service supporting steering and regulatory processes set up by the Ministry of Education and Culture.

Totti Mäkelä

(b. 1973) MSc. (Math.); Director, Common Platforms and Custom Solutions; in CSC’s service since 2000
+358 9 457 2055

Mäkelä has previously worked at CSC as a specialist and in various managerial positions. He has also worked as a researcher at the Finnish Environment Institute.

Kimmo Niittuaho

(b. 1966) MSc. (Econ.), CFO; in CSC´s service since 2003
+358 9 457 2287

Niittuaho has previously worked in financial administration, e.g. Pirelli Oy and Oy LM Ericsson Ab.

Key concurrent positions of trust: Eudat Ltd Member of the Board directors

Kirsi Pispa

(b.1967) M.Soc.Sc., M.Eng (BI), Director, Services for digitalization of Education, in CSC`s service since 2011
+358 9 457 2339

Pispa has worked at CSC in various expert and managerial roles in several segments.

She has previously worked in similar roles and business development positions in the Elisa Group, Tampereen Teknologiakeskus Oy and Tampere University.

Hanna-Mari Puuska

(b. 1979), Phd, director, Services for Information Management and Data Analytics
in CSC's service since 2010
+358 9 457 2959

Puuska has previously worked at CSC in managerial and specialist roles.
Before joining CSC, she has worked as a researcher in Tampere University.

Tero Tuononen

(b. 1971) MSc. (Computer Science), Chief Administrative Officer, in CSC's service since 2006
+358 9 457 2930

Tuononen has previously worked at Nokia 1996–2006 and in several managerial positions in CSC since 2006.

Per Öster

(b. 1959) PhD, Director, Business Insights and Growth; in CSC’s service since 2007.
+358 9 457 2939

Öster has previously worked in managerial and directorial positions at the KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, in consultant and specialist positions at Volvo Data AB, and as a researcher at the Chalmers University of Technology and University of Gothenburg.

Key concurrent positions of trust: Member of Council for Research Infrastructures advisory group, high-tech laboratories (physics, chemistry, and materials, engineering and life sciences) in the Swedish Research Council (Vetenskapsrådet); Vice Chair.

Tomasz Malkiewicz

(b. 1980) PhD, Senior Application Specialist, personnel representative

Malkiewicz has worked for CSC in project manager and specialist positions since 2011. He has previously worked as a researcher at LPSC in Grenoble, France and at the University of Jyväskylä.