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Directors

The Management Team of the FNOB comprises General Director Gita Kadambi; Lilli Paasikivi, Artistic Director of the Opera; Javier Torres, Artistic Director of the Ballet; Liisa Riekki, Communications Director (Johanna Järventaus acting as deputy during 24.8.2022–17.2.2023); and Timo Tuovila, Production and Technical Director. The Management Team also includes Head of Finance Ulla Paavola, HR Manager Hanna Fontana and General Counsel Anita Prusila.

General Director Gita Kadambi

Assistant to General Director Carina Rosenlöf-Hydén,
tel. (09) 4030 2201
carina.rosenlof-hyden[at]opera.fi

Artistic Director of the Opera Lilli Paasikivi

Assistant to Artistic Director of the Opera Maria Westö,
tel. (09) 4030 2248
maria.westo[at]opera.fi

Auditions for Finnish National Opera Chorus and Orchestra

Artistic Director of the Ballet Javier Torres

Read more about Javier Torres

Assistant to Artistic Director of the Ballet Lilli Dahlberg,
tel. (09) 4030 2401
lilli.dahlberg[at]opera.fi

Dancer auditions for the Finnish National Ballet

Communications Director Liisa Riekki

(deputy from 24 Aug 2022 to 17 Feb 2023 Johanna Järventaus)

Communications Assistant Riina Kivijärvi,
tel. (09) 4030 2329
riina.kivijarvi[at]opera.fi

Johanna Järventaus
tel. (09) 4030 2301
johanna.jarventaus[at]opera.fi

Production and Technical Director Timo Tuovila

Assistant to General Director Carina Rosenlöf-Hydén,
tel. (09) 4030 2201
carina.rosenlof-hyden[at]opera.fi