050 512 0510 mika.niikko@gmail.com

Mika Niikko

Mr. Niikko has a background as a successful entrepreneur in construction equipment business since 1991. In year 2000, he gave up his full-time business to follow his long-term dream. He established a charity organization, “Hope Mission” in which he served as an executive director for ten years helping troubled young people.

Desire to develop youth services led Mr. Niikko to join politics in his home city Vantaa in 2008. In 2011, he got elected to Parliament of Finland at the first try. Nowadays, Mr. Niikko is known as an active parliamentarian in areas of youth and family politics, foreign trade, education, national security, third sector cooperation and development aid, amongst others.

Personal and contact details

Date of Birth20 th of January 1967
Familywife Mrs. Sarita Niikko, four children, a foster child
Place of ResidenceVantaa, Finland
Telephone+358 50 5120 510

Positions of responsibility

Member of Parliament, 2011-2023

  • Electoral district of Uusimaa, The Finns Party Parliamentary Group


Current committee memberships:

      • Grand Committee, member
      • Defence Committee, deputy member

    Former committee memberships:

          • Chair of the Foreign Affairs Committee
          • Finance Committee (deputy member), in which
            • Chair of Subcommittee for Administration and Security being responsible on
              governmental budget in administrative sectors of Ministry for Foreign Affairs,
              Ministry of the Interior, Ministry of Defence, President of the Republic and the
            • Additional member of Subcommittee for Education and Science
            • Additional member of Housing and Environment Subcommittee
          • Social Affairs and Health Committee (deputy member)
          • Education and Culture Committee, Committee for the Future
          • Legal Affairs Committee
          • Administration Committee
          • Environment Committee
          • Grand Committee

          Other current parliamentary responsibilities

              • Finnish Delegation to the Council of Europe (deputy member)

            Other past parliamentary responsibilities

                    • Speaker’s Council
                    • Forum for International Affairs
                    • The Finns Party Parliamentary Group, Working Committee

            Member of City Council of Vantaa, 2008-

                  • Currently 2. vice president of City Executive Board 
                  • Formerly member of City Planning Board, Environmental Committee, General Committee and Inspecting Board

            Member of Vantaa-Kerava wellbeing services county council, 2022-

                  • Chair of Auditing Committee

            Member of Uusimaa County Council, 2008-
            County Administration of Uusimaa

            Member of Council, Kela – Social Insurance Institution of Finland, 2015-
            Social security system institution

            Member of Vantaa Energia Oy Executive board, 2021-

            Member of Advisory Council on Consumer Affairs, 2020-
            Operates under the auspices of the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment. Monitors the general development of consumer affairs and the activities of government authorities

            Member of Representative Assembly, HOK-Elanto Cooperative Company, 2016-
            Leading Finnish grocery chain, Uusimaa district

Work experience

Executive Director, Takaisin Elämään ry – Hope Mission Association, 2000-2010
Administration and human resources management, project planning, in-field youth work

CEO and Owner, Eurosolid Oy, 1994-2020
Sales and marketing of prefab homes, sales and installation of balcony glasses, window blind and other
home-related products, producing and publishing music records

Entrepreneur, Trade Name Uudenmaan Lamaurakointi, 1991-1993
Straight marketing of home security products


Electrician, 1986 (3-year education)
Vocational School of Tikkurila, Vantaa

Language skills

Finnish – Native
English – Good

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