Matias Mäkynen is an Analyst in Rud Pedersen’s Helsinki office
Before joining Rud Pedersen, Mäkynen worked as a Political Secretary for the Social Democratic Youth League of Finland, where his tasks included the preparation of the political agenda, campaigning and cooperation with Social Democratic Members of Parliament.
Mäkynen is the Chair of the Social Democratic Party Regional Chapter of Ostrobothnia, a member of the City Council and deputy member of the City Board in Vaasa. He is also a deputy member of the Committee of the Regions of European Parliament and the Finnish Council for Gender Equality.
Mäkynen studies law at Helsinki University.