Dr. Matias WARSTA
Dr. Matias Warsta is the director of real estate and environment at the Finnish Ministry of Defence. His unit deals with land use, construction, building maintenance, energy and environmental protection issues of Finnish defence administration.
Before joining the Finnish MoD in 2012 Dr. M. Warsta worked with the Defence Command Finland from 2009 to 2012 where he was responsible for environmental protection of the Finnish Defence Forces. His focus has been in the strategic long term planning and renewal of guidance and procedures. Dr. M. Warsta holds a Ph.D. in environmental law and M.Sc. in engineering.
Dr. M. Warsta has 15 years of experience in developing environmental legislation and administration. He has been a partner in a management consultant company and worked at different research positions at the University of Helsinki and the Helsinki University of Technology.