Eveliina joined the ECF as Grants Officer in September 2018. She supports specific initiatives with their grant management from planning to grant closing to ensure that the ECF grant management policies are applied consistently.
Originally from Finland, Eveliina first moved to Brussels to do a traineeship at the European Commission. Prior to joining the ECF she worked at the European Foundation Centre where she was introduced to the philanthropy sector which she is now passionate about.
Eveliina holds an MA in Politics from the University of Edinburgh. She speaks Finnish, English and German, and has a basic knowledge of Swedish and French.