As of 1 June 2017, Stara’s operations have been directed by the Board of the Helsinki City Construction Services. The Board has five members. Each member has a designated deputy. The City Board appoints the members and deputies of the Board for a two-year term. In addition to this, the City Board appoints the Board’s chair and vice-chair.

Composition of the Stara Board

MemberDeputy member
Timo Laitinen (independent)Maarit Toveri (NCP)
Anita Hellman (SDP)Kalle Mikkolainen
Vellu Taskila (Greens)Anna Laine
Nina Sundell (Urban Environment Division, Administration and Support Services)Kirsti Laine-Hendolin (Culture and Leisure Division, Administration)
Markus Kühn (City Executive Office, Strategy)Mauno Kemppi (Education Division, Administration and Support Services, Premises Services)

Further information: Administrative Lawyer Eero-Pekka Eskelinen,, tel. +358 (0)9 310 38 425
Information on decision-making and official decisions is available in Finnish.