Wihlman has served as Director-General of the Transport Infrastructure Agency (formerly the Finnish Transport Agency) since the beginning of 2018. Before that, Wihlman served as Director-General of the Finnish Transport Safety Agency in 2010–2017 and as Director-General of the Finnish Vehicle Administration in 2008–2009. He has also held several other managerial positions in the administrative branch of the Ministry of Transport and Communications.
The Transport Infrastructure Agency is responsible for the state’s transport infrastructure. Its tasks include the planning, development and maintenance of road, rail and maritime transport infrastructure and with the coordination of transport and land use policies. In addition, the Agency organises traffic management and winter navigation.
The Transport Infrastructure Agency employs 480 specialists.
Minna Kivimäki, Permanent Secretary, [email protected], tel. +358 295 342 389
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