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.



Juha Jaakola

Director of Business
+358 40 864 4366

Virpi Lietzén

Architectural Technician
+358 40 0429 714

Eija Niemelä

Director of Business
Interior Architecture, Workplace Development and Service Design
+358 40 764 6881

Erki Valdre

Design Director
Architect SAFA
+358 40 708 7379

Ulpu Halttunen

Architect SAFA
+358 40 8557 866

Tommi Lehtimäki

Architect SAFA
+358 40 1582 441

Tuija Leimu

Architect SAFA
Interior Architect SIO
+358 50 4127 446

Olivier Lemarchand

Architect SAFA
+358 44 7770 220

Mirkka Marttila

Architectural Technician RIA
+358 40 596 0177

Risto Sihvonen

Senior Designer
+358 40 7324 945