Petja Piilola

Manager

petja.piilola@blic.fi

+32 493 300 429

Petja is the Head of Blic’s Brussels office together with Anssi Klemetti. Petja has broad experience of advocacy work in Brussels and an in-depth understanding of the complex and multifaceted Post-Lisbon Treaty decision-making processes of the EU institutions. Petja has been responsible for planning and coordinating the advocacy strategies of, inter alia, various energy companies and organisations in Brussels. Before moving to Brussels, Petja has taught basic level EU law at Maastricht University and in several private sector organisations.

During his free time Petja follows closely the Finnish politics and the developments of the EU. Petja’s other hobbies include Brazilian jiu-jitsu, thriller novels and playing the guitar.