Ukko Metsola - CLIA Europe

Industry Award Assessor

Ukko Metsola joined CLIA on 1 September as Director General for Europe following his role as Vice President for Government Relations for Royal Caribbean Group (RCG) in Europe and Asia-Pacific where he was responsible primarily for the development, planning and execution of RCG’s policies and objectives involving legislative and regulatory matters. Ukko is a Finnish citizen who started his political career as Senior Adviser in the Finnish Parliament and then in the Prime Minister’s Office (Helsinki). He is a graduate from the University of Helsinki and from the Harvard Kennedy School, where he studied with a Fulbright scholarship.