News release 5 June 2023 – 5/2023

Deputy Director General Jyri Helenius assigned as Head of Director General’s Staff at Financial Supervisory Authority

The Board of the Financial Supervisory Authority (FIN-FSA) has assigned Deputy Director General Jyri Helenius to handle the duties of the Head of Director General’s Staff, as of 1 July 2023. Jyri Helenius M.Sc.(Eng.) has been Deputy Director and Head of the Banking Supervision department at the FIN-FSA since 2017.

The Director General’s Staff is responsible for coordinating and monitoring the implementation of the FIN-FSA’s strategy, the annual action plan and annual report process, the FIN-FSA’s set of performance indicators and related reporting, and the coordination of administrative services and their development in cooperation with the Bank of Finland. The Communications division, responsible for internal and external communications, and the Supervision Technologies division, responsible for promoting and coordinating digitalisation development, are also part of the Director General’s Staff. The Head of Director General’s Staff is a member of the FIN-FSA’s Management Group and reports to the Director General of the FIN-FSA. The position fell vacant following the retirement of the previous Head of Director General’s Staff.

Further information:

Tero Kurenmaa, Director General. Requests for interviews are coordinated by FIN-FSA Communications, tel. +358 9 183 5030, Mon–Fri 9:00–16:00.