Jyrki Katainen works currently as a Group Head of Public Affairs in Nordea Bank. Before joining the bank he led The Finnish Innovation Fund, Sitra between 2020-2023. He served as a Vice-President of the European Commission between 2014-2019 in responsible for Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness. He was Prime Minister of Finland 2011-2014 and Finance Minister 2007-2011. He was a Member of the Finnish Parliament between 1999-2014.