The current National Conciliator is Anu Sajavaara, who started in the position on 6 August 2022.
Sajavaara has worked as chief negotiator at Service Sector Employers Palta, where she has also held the positions of head of industrial relations and sector manager.
Previously, Sajavaara was senior legal adviser at the Confederation of Finnish Industries EK and
legal adviser at Employers’ Association for Transport and Special Fields. She has also worked as researcher at the University of Jyväskylä, as jurist-linguist at the Court of Justice of the European Union and in expert positions at the Ministry of Trade and Industry and the Ministry of Justice. Sajavaara holds the degree of Master of Laws.