As Director of the Arts Promotion Centre Finland (Taike), Paula Tuovinen oversees the management and development of Taike’s activities. She is responsible that all of the tasks assigned to Taike are carried out successfully and that Taike’s expert bodies – the Central Arts Council plus the national and regional arts councils – are capable of performing their legal responsibilities for promoting the arts. The Director also serves as a referendary to the Central Arts Council. The Director is appointed by the Ministry of Education and Culture for a term of five years.

Leadership Team

The Director is assisted by the Leadership Team. The duties of the Leadership Team include preparing Taike’s financial and operating plan, performance agreement, and financial statements and annual report. The members of the Leadership Team include the Director, the Head of Administration, the Head of Development, the Head of Arts Support, and the Head of Communications.

Areas of Responsibility

Taike has three areas of responsibility:

Communications are overseen by the Head of Communications, who is under the direct supervision of the Director.


Last modified: 03.03.2020


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