KVA Architects was founded in 1964, providing a wide range of services. Continuos customer relationships and strong partnerships are the backbone of our operations. KVA has a number of framework partners such as Finnair, Finavia and Senate Properties. We bring added value to our customer projects with our versatile expertise. It is important for us to be a valued and a reliable design expert. The main business areas of our growth-oriented company are Finland, Russia and the Baltic countries. Our international staff can work in projects for example in Russian, English, Swedish, German and French. KVA Architects is part of the Vaero Group and is a member of the Design and Consulting companies SKOL ry and the Green Building Council Finland.

 

            

 

Vaero Group is the home of three independent design offices, which has a very extensive and versatile design experience. Vaero’s design services cover the entire value chain from consulting to design and final implementation. Thanks to our extensive experience and modern working methods, we have a very good understanding of design and construction as a whole. Experienced architects and interior designers, functional network model and a cost-conscious design culture ensures that the design results are very high quality, functional and truly customer oriented.

 

 

The people behind everything

Executive group

Ritva Kokkola

Managing Director
Architect SAFA
ritva.kokkola@kva.fi
+358 45 1270 151

Eija Niemelä

Design Director
Workplace Development and Service Design
Interior Architecture
eija.niemela@kva.fi
+358 40 764 6881

Erki Valdre

Design Director
Architect SAFA
erki.valdre@kva.fi
+358 40 708 7379

Jari Stenvall

Business Director
jari.stenvall@kva.fi
+358 50 5965 366

Architects

Katrin Jaason

Landscape Architect
Senior Designer
katrin.jaason@kva.fi
+358 45 1148 433

Tommi Lehtimäki

Architect SAFA
tommi.lehtimaki@kva.fi
+358 40 1582 441

Tuija Leimu

Architect SAFA
Interior Architect SIO
tuija.leimu@kva.fi
+358 50 4127 446

Olivier Lemarchand

Architect SAFA
olivier.lemarchand@kva.fi
+358 44 7770 220

Virpi Lietzén

Architectural Technician
virpi.lietzen@kva.fi
+358 40 0429 714

Yining Liu

Architect
yining.liu@kva.fi
+358 44 2396 289

Mirkka Marttila

Architectural Technician RIA
mirkka.marttila@kva.fi
+358 40 596 0177

Markku Saarinen

Senior Designer
markku.saarinen@kva.fi
+358 45 6388 036

Risto Sihvonen

Senior Designer
risto.sihvonen@kva.fi
+358 40 7324 945

Jyrki Tuominen

Architect SAFA
jyrki.tuominen@kva.fi
+358 45 137 5978

Interior Architects & Workplace Developers

Catarina Wikström

Leading Workplace Development Consultant
catarina.wikstrom@kva.fi
+358 50 3140 560

Helena Aalto

Junior Workplace Consultant
Interior Architect SIO
helena.aalto@kva.fi
+358 50 0924 104

Anna-Kaisa Armenti

Senior Workplace Consultant
Interior Architect
anna-kaisa.armenti@kva.fi
+358 50 3799 887

Antonio Barrionuevo Korkeila

Interior Architect
antonio.barrionuevo@kva.fi
+358 44 3004 445

Sofia Fagerlund

Interior Architect
sofia.fagerlund@kva.fi
+358 44 7975 004

Evita Haapakangas

Interior Architect SIO
Senior Workplace Consultant
evita.haapakangas@kva.fi
+358 45 6726 314

Suvi Hirvonen

Interior Architect SIO
Senior Workplace Consultant
suvi.hirvonen@kva.fi
+358 40 7556 154

Erica Kivelä

Interior Architect
Service Designer
erica.kivela@kva.fi
+358 44 7369 879

Eeva Keto

Interior Architect
eeva.keto@kva.fi
+358 44 7138 229

Kati Koivistoinen

Interior Architect
kati.koivistoinen@kva.fi
+358 44 282 1558

Sara Kurimo

Junior Workplace Consultant
Interior Architect
sara.kurimo@kva.fi
+358 40 0395 110

Tanja Mehtosalo

Interior Architect
tanja.mehtosalo@kva.fi
+358 44 7130 790

Elina Rajamäki

Interior Architect SIO
elina.rajamaki@kva.fi
+358 40 0758 375

Lotta Sahrqvist

Interior Architect SIO
lotta.sahrqvist@kva.fi
+358 44 7834 567

Alina Tynys

Interior Architect
alina.tynys@kva.fi
+358 44 7841 586

Kati Viitanen

Interior Architect SIO
kati.viitanen@kva.fi
+358 50 4072 990

Administration

Kirsi Mustonen

Finance & HR
kirsi.mustonen@kva.fi
+358 40 5803 356

Suvi Ryynänen

Office Secretary
suvi.ryynanen@kva.fi
+358 44 2336 010