Military Academy, Finland, 1954-1956. War College, Finland, 1963-1965. Spoken languages: Finnish, Swedish, English.
Chief of Staff, UNTSO since 1990. Chief, Department for Military Affairs, Ministry of Defence, Finland, 1987-1989. Chief, Foreign Section at General Staff, General Headquarters, Finland, 1984-1987.
Commanding Officer, Uusimaa Brigade, Defence Forces, Finland, 8084. Chief of Office, Intelligence Section, General Headquarters, Finland, 1978-1979. Military, Navy & Air Attach6 in Belgrade and Vienna, 1975-1978.
Battalion Commander, Uusimaa Brigade, Defence Forces, Finland, 7475.
Spouse Marja Leena, National of Finland.