I am a member of the European parliament since 2004.

Committee memberships:

I am a Member of the Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI)
http://www.europarl.europa.eu/committees/fi/envi/home.htm and;

Substitute Member of the Committee on Budgets.

Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE):

The Centre Party and the Swedish People’s Party are the Finnish members of ALDE, the fourth biggest political group in the Parliament.
ALDE works for a more open, simpler and less bureaucratic Europe. We want to make the EU more democratic.
I was my Group’s Vice-President from 2009 to 2014.