Ilkka Juva

Senior Advisor

+358 40 823 3218

Ilkka Juva works as Blic’s business partner with special expertise in media relations, advocacy efforts through media and communications strategies. Ilkka held the position of SVP of Communications at Veikkaus, managing the company’s communications and public relations. Before this, he made a long career in leading Finnish newspapers including editor-in-chief of Länsi-Savo. Ilkka has also had several positions of trust in media-related NGOs and associations, and he has an extensive network throughout the Finnish media.

  • Veikkaus Ltd, SVP, Communications and Public Relations 2002-2013
  • Veikkaus Ltd, VP, Communications 2000-2002
  • Länsi-Savo, Editor-in-Chief 1987-2000
  • Uusi Suomi, Head of Political News 1985-1986
  • Turun Sanomat, Political Journalist 1981-1983
  • Veikkaus Oy, viestintä- ja yhteiskuntavastuujohtaja 2002-2013