Finnish Cultural Institute for the Benelux

Rue de l’Arbre 14/3
1000 Brussels

+32 (0)2 513 0941 | info[@]


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Kati Laakso


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Tiina Eerolainen

Administration Manager (Mon-Wed)
+32 (0)474 282095

Tiina is in charge of finances, administration and human resources at the Institute. She has kept the ball rolling already since May 2011. Before the Institute, she used to work as a staff nurse and she also raised three children. Tiina came to the Institute from a Director’s position at an international development agency in Belgium. Tiina is passionate about literature and she finds reading a good book the best possible Sunday activity.


Emma Mether

Programme Coordinator
+32 (0)46 8155 672

Emma has a master’s degree in archaeology from University College London, and is finalising her English philology studies at the University of Helsinki, with minors in theatre studies and communication. At the institute, Emma coordinates the TeleART programme, as well as the institute’s other projects. In addition to her work, Emma is inspired by Brussel’s lively and rich cultural field, with a special interest in theatre and performance.