Jyrki Tapani Katainen (born 14 October 1971) is a Finnish politician who served as the European Commission's Vice-President for Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness from 2014 until 2019. Katainen was previously Prime Minister of Finland from 2011 to 2014 and chairman of the National Coalition Party from 2004 to 2014.
Jyrki Tapani Katainen (s. 14. lokakuuta 1971 Siilinjärvi) on suomalainen poliitikko ja vuoden 2020 alusta syksyyn 2023 Sitran yliasiamies. Hänen uutisoitiin siirtyvän kesäkuun alussa 2023 suomalaistaustaisen kansainvälistyvän kasvuyrityksen osakkaaksi.
Jyrki Katainen will join Nordea in October 2023. Jyrki Katainen, 51, currently serves as President of The Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra. As the President of Sitra, Jyrki Katainen has focused on strategic initiatives supporting ambitious climate policy, a competitive circular economy and the development of a fair data economy.
Jyrki Katainen has been appointed as President of Sitra. Commissioner Jyrki Katainen, MSc in Political Sciences, appointed as President of Sitra. He was appointed by the supervisory board of Sitra. The position is fixed-term for five years. Bild: Topias Dean, Sitra.
Jyrki Katainen is the European Commission’s Vice-President for Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness, a position he has held since 2014. He joined the Commission in July 2014 as Vice-President for economic and monetary affairs and the euro. Before that he served as Prime Minister of Finland from 2011 to 2014 and Minister of Finance ...
Jyrki Katainen. 1998, MSc in Political Science, University of Tampere, Finland; Erasmus exchange year, University of Leicester, UK. 1999-2014, Member of Finnish Parliament for the National Coalition Party (Kokoomus). 2007-11, Minister of Finance of Finland; 2001-03, Deputy Member of the Finnish Delegation to the Nordic Council; 2003-07, Member ...
Jyrki Katainen. Jyrki Katainen is President of Sitra, The Finnish Innovation Fund. Sitra is focused on research and collaborations related to future policy solutions. One of Sitra’s key focus areas is circular economy. Before Sitra, Katainen was European Commission Vice-President for Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness.