Association of Finnish Pharmacies (AFP)

Pieni Roobertinkatu 14 C
FI-00120 Helsinki, Finland

Tel. +358 10 6801 400 / info center

Fax: 09 647 167


General: info(at)
Database of the Pharmaceutical Preparations: taksa(at)
Personal: firstname.surname(at)

Risto Kanerva

Merja Hirvonen
Chief Executive Officer;
overall management and coordination of the AFP; international relations

Charlotta Sandler
Director of Pharmaceutical Affairs;
direction and planning of pharmaceutical issues, matters relating to the SII

Erkki Kostiainen
Director of Communications, M.Sc. (Pharm.);
coordination and development of AFP communications, media relations, publications, web services (content)

Touko Aalto
Public Affairs Director

Mika Kuivamäki
ICT Director

Ilkka Harjula
Financial and Administrative Director;
pharmacy economics and financial analysis, secretary of AFP board and executive committee

Elina Aaltonen
Brand Manager, M.Sc. (Pharm.)

Hanna Hyvärinen
Managing Editor of the Apteekkari journal (Pharma-Press Ltd);
publishing of the Apteekkari journal

Markus Manner
Development manager

Suvi Levänen
Product Information manager;
responsible for the AFP database of pharmaceutical preparations

Arto Hokkanen
Expert Pharmacist;
ePrescriptions, online pharmacies

Tiina Koskenkorva
Expert Pharmacist; M.Sc. (Pharm.), Medication review (LHA) Specialist;
Medication safety, pharmacy services

Henna Kyllönen
Expert Pharmacist, M. Sc. (Pharm.), Medication review (LHA) Specialist;
Clinical pharmacy services, OTC medicines, training matters, secretary of the AFP education advisory board