JOLANA VAINIO – International Funding- UK
Jolana Vainio was born in Finland but spent her university years in California and subsequently built a successful public relations career in Silicon Valley while also serving on various civic boards. Upon moving to London in 2001, Jolana has been actively involved in the contemporary art world; is currently co-chairing the recently formed St James’s Roundtable at Chatham House focusing on women’s global empowerment and economic inclusion; and was previously on the fund development board of Women for Women International.
Jolana speaks five languages. She lives in London with her husband and 3 children. She’s an avid golfer, loves to travel, and has a keen interest in international affairs.