Tiainen, Simo
  • Full name: Tiainen, Simo
  • Director, Central Union of Agricultural Producers and Forest Owners MTK
  • Group: Various Interests Group (Group III)
  • Sections:
    • Section for Transport, Energy, Infrastructure and the Information Society
    • Section for Agriculture, Rural Development and the Environment
    • Section for External Relations
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  • Name of the alternate: Ruippo, Juha
  • Languages: Finnish, English, French, German, Swedish
  • Represented Country: Finland
  • Member of the European Economic and Social Committee since: 21/09/2015
  • Biography:
    Having 15 years working experience in the Central Union of Agricultural Producers and Forest Owners (MTK) in Finland and being working many years as a director of Brussels office. Being following closely many EU policy areas which are relevant for fa
  •  Declaration of interests
  • President

      • REX/486 - The core role of trade and investment in meeting and implementing the SDGs
  • Rapporteur

  • Member

      • Delegation (9 members) - European Day of Sustainable Communities, 22 September 2017, Brussels
      • REX/479 - EU Korea Free Trade Agreement - TSD Chapter
      • NAT/699 Ex-post evaluations of the Rural Development Programmes 2007/2013 (Information Report)
      • Sustainable Development Observatory
      • REX/183 - Eastern European Neighbours Follow-up Committee
      • Transatlantic Relations Follow-up Committee
      • Group III Bureau
      • Farmers Category at the EESC