Tuulia Syvaenen, Finland/Germany

Tuulia Syvaenen has been Executive Operating Officer at Fairtrade International since February 2009. In a rapidly growing organisation, her major contributions have been strengthening communications with member organisations, NGOs and business partners.

She was the interim CEO at Fairtrade International together with two other colleagues between January and September 2012. She also oversees the communications, social compliance, workers’ rights and the Standards and Pricing departments in her current position.
Prior to working with Fairtrade International, Tuulia made significant contributions to the success of Fairtrade in Finland as its Executive Director for ten years. She has served in various international and national positions, including being a board member of Fairtrade International, FLO-CERT Certification Committee and Fairtrade International Nominations Committee.  As a member of these bodies, she often held the chair responsibilities.  

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