Mr. Matti Ponkala

Matti Ponkala

CEO, Architect
Ponkala Architects Oy, Helsinki, Finland
matti.ponkala@arkp.fi
+358 40 0668555

Personal data:          

Born 1969 in Raisio, Finland

Hobbies:

Free skiing, sea kayaking, mountain biking, art and culture

Education:

  • ARK 1202 (FISE), Finnish certification of architects register, 2006
  • Master of Science (Archit.), University of Oulu, Finland, 2002
  • Architect, Vaasa institute of technology, Finland, 1990-1992

Language skills:

Finnish (mother tongue), English (fluent), Swedish (good), French (basics), German (basics), Spanish (basics)

Work history:

  • Owner, chairman of the board, Arkkitehtitoimisto Ponkala Oy, Helsinki, Finland, 2010-
  • Co-founder, member of the board, Bokira Group Ltd, Kirkkonummi, Finland, 2016-
  • Lecturer, Aalto University, Espoo, Finland, 2011-2012
  • Co-founder, chairman of the board, DAT arkkitehdit Oy, Espoo, Finland, 2008-2013
  • Lecturer, University of Arts and Crafts, Helsinki, Finland, 2003-2008
  • Project architect, Arkkitehtitoimisto a.men Oy, Helsinki, Finland, 1998-2002
  • Project architect, Arkkitehtitoimisto NRT Oy, Helsinki, Finland, 1998
  • Designer, Architekten Liebender Associates, München, Germany, 1993-1995
  • Designer, project architect, Arkkitehtitoimisto Eero Ponkala Oy, Helsinki, Finland, 1988-2010