Risto Raivio

Senior Expert, European Commission - DG EMPL

Risto Raivio is a senior expert at the European Commission’s Directorate General for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion. He works in the ESF coordination unit and is in charge of ESF measures promoting social innovation.

Previously, Mr. Raivio worked in the same DG on social entrepreneurship policy. He has also worked at the European Commission’s DG Education and Culture, in the Committee of the Regions of the EU and at the University of Tampere in Finland.