Anu Vehviläinen

Finnish politician

Anu Helena Vehviläinen (born 9 September 1963) is a Finnish politician for the Centre Party. She became Speaker of the Finnish Parliament in 2020. She was Finland's Minister of Local Government and Public Reforms from 2015 to 2019[1] as Minister of Transport from May to June 2019;[2] and as Minister of Transport from 2007 to 2011.

Anu Vehviläinen
Anu Vehviläinen 2010 (cropped).jpg
Speaker of the Parliament of Finland
Assumed office
9 June 2020
DeputyAntti Rinne
Juho Eerola
Preceded byMatti Vanhanen
Minister of Local Government and Public Reforms
In office
29 May 2015 – 6 June 2019
Prime MinisterJuha Sipilä
Preceded byPaula Risikko
Succeeded bySirpa Paatero
Minister of Transport and Communications
In office
29 May 2019 – 6 June 2019
Prime MinisterJuha Sipilä
Preceded byAnne Berner
Succeeded bySanna Marin
In office
19 April 2007 – 22 June 2011
Prime MinisterMatti Vanhanen
Mari Kiviniemi
Preceded bySusanna Huovinen
Succeeded byMerja Kyllönen
Personal details
Born
Anu Helena Vehviläinen

(1963-09-09) 9 September 1963 (age 58)
Leppävirta, Northern Savonia, Finland
NationalityFinnish
Political partyCentre
Spouse(s)Timo Hiltunen (1999–2011)

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Ministers". Valtiovarainministeriö. Retrieved 2018-03-21.
  2. "Anne Berner vapautettiin ministeritehtävistään – tilalle ministeri Vehviläinen" (in Finnish). Ilta-Sanomat. 2019-05-29. Retrieved 2019-05-30.