WAS ACTIVELY INVOLVED IN THE MULTILATERAL BSRBCC.
Furthermore, he was the long-term secretary of the National Maritime Cooperation Board, which coordinates inter-agency maritime tasking and resources in Finland.
He was involved in various events, conferences and joint projects in OSCE, TAIEX, Frontex (Patrols Network, MedSea, Bortex), SDA, CIREFI and IMO. He was also in charge of talks concerning maritime surveillance cooperation between Finland and the Russian Federation.
Currently his main responsibility is being a senior adviser within DG MARE for maritime surveillance initiative in order to build CISE. For this purpose he is also the EC representative in the European Coast Guard Functions Forum.