Antti Peltomäki is the Head of the Commission Representation in Finland. He was previously the Deputy Director-General in the Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SME’s. He joined the European Commission in July 2006.
After having graduated from the Helsinki University (Master of Laws), Mr Peltomäki started his professional career at the Helsinki University of Technology in 1986. Then he occupied, amongst other, the positions of Counsellor of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Finnish Parliament, Officer in the EFTA Brussels office, Special Adviser in the Finnish Ministry of Justice, State Under-Secretary in the Finnish Prime Minister’s office and finally State -Secretary for EU Affairs in the Prime Minister’s office.