VP Government Relations and Business Development, SSH Comm. Security (Finland)
Mika is responsible for Government Relations and Business Development in SSH. Prior to joining SSH Communications Security, Mika headed the Business Security and Continuity in Nokia Corporation where he was responsible for government relations in the IT security sector as well crisis management, criminal compliancy, fraud prevention, and terminal crypto solutions.
Mika has extensive experience in security-related topics and governmental institutions both in Europe and the USA. Currently, he is a member of ENISA (European Network and Information Security Agency) Permanent Stakeholder Group, the European Cyber Security Research Center, and the Finnish Government Cyber Security working group.
Member of ENISA (European Network and Information Security Agency) PSG (2009 – ); Management member of Leuven University European Crypto Task Force (2014 – ); Europol working group (2014 – ); Management member of European Cyber Security Research Center(2011 – ); Member of Finnish Government Cyber Security working group (2013 – ); Founding Member and Board Member of TDL (Trust in Digital Life) (2010 – 2013); Member of EU government security advisory board RISEPTIS (2007-2009); Member of Finnish government ICT security advisory board (2007 – 2010); Member of UK government critical infrastructure protection group CPNI (2005 – 2009).