On Sunday elected president Alexander Stubb (kok) said that he wants one person with strong experience in peace mediation and one with strong experience in NATO in his future cabinet.
According to him, experts connected to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Defense are also needed.
Stubb said at his press conference on Monday that the formation of the cabinet has already begun.
“I’m going to keep it pretty much traditional,” he said.
The group of closest advisers to the president is called the cabinet. The current president Sauli Niinistön in addition to the head of the office, the six-person cabinet includes four advisers and a communications manager.
Stubb will take office on March 1.