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Defence Properties Finland employs around 700 real estate professionals. Our customer cooperation takes place in accordance with the lines of authority of the Finnish Defence Forces. Matias Warsta, CEO, and Lasse Koponen, Director, Customer relations and investments, are responsible for cooperation at the national level. Account managers are responsible for regional cooperation with defence branches and the Finnish Defence Forces Logistics Command. Property managers are responsible for local cooperation and service provision in units.

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Defence Properties Finland’s Board of Directors

The Ministry of Finance appoints a Board of Directors to Defence Properties Finland.

Defence Properties Finland’s Management Team

The CEO of Defence Properties Finland is Matias Warsta. Here you will find the introduction of the Management Team.
Defence Properties Finlands organisation

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Our service provision comprises four areas and Service Provision Development, Maintenance and a Customer Support Centre. The entire service provision is headed by Ari-Pekka Laxén, COO.

The Customer Management is headed by customer relations director Lasse Koponen, the Precaution and Security Unit by security director Tuomas Lehmusmetsä, the Construction and Shelter Technology Unit by construction director Heikki Savolainen, the Environmental Services and Social Responsibility Unit by corporate social responsibility director Timo Kanerva, and the Special Services by development director Jyrki Nurminen.

In our operations, we rely on Senate Group’s shared services and processes such as construction process management, information management, human resources, corporate social responsibility, procurement, legal services, communication as well as property development and sales.

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