Pekka Sauri, PhD, holds the position of professor of practice in
organisational communication at the University of Helsinki. He also
works as an advisor to the communications firm Tekir and Aalto
University Executive Education.
Pekka Sauri has been active in municipal politics in Helsinki since the
1980s. He was the deputy mayor of Helsinki for almost 14 years between
2003 and 2017. In addition, he has been the Green Party’s party
secretary and chairman.
Mr Sauri is also known in the media, most famously as a psychologist on
the radio show Yölinja. In addition, he is the author of several fiction
and non-fiction books.