Taru Kortesniemi

Specialist, Communications and Public Affairs


Taru Kortesniemi takes care of the procurement and tendering in the communications team as well as contacts with partners. Taru also supports Sitra’s external and internal communications.


Taru’s history at Sitra includes the Corporate Financing team and the Environmental and Municipal programmes. In addition, Taru was also involved in Sitra’s Network for Sustainable Mining team, in which she organised network meetings and events. She has tried out living in Italy, Australia and Russia, but has always returned to Sitra.

What else?

Taru is an early bird and starts her days with a relaxing morning run at six o’clock.

Taru’s goal in life: Balance and Harmony.