Susanna Mäkelä

Susanna Mäkelä - Senior Director Government Affairs, Microsoft Finland and Sweden

Susanna currently works at Microsoft Finland office overseeing government affairs for Finland and Sweden. Prior returning back to home Susanna worked at Microsoft EU office in Brussels and Microsoft Japan, and has led regional and global teams managing a variety of topics from commercial legal to public policy and strategy. She has led transformative initiatives and has first had experience on how technology can shape our work.

She graduated from the University of Turku Finland, faculty of law and has spent most of her career in the ICT sector combining senior counseling, policy outreach, transformation, strategy and leadership.