Team LiiKe

Ari Koivu

Executive Director

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+358 40 765 9900
Mobile in Tanzania: +255 754 569 369

Ari is a passionate fan of the Finnish ice-hockey team Ässät from Pori, an early bird, a true sportsman, a geographer, an active father of two lovely daughters, a visionary and a lover of Tanzania and its tremendous nature. You need to hurry to keep up with this man!

In LiiKe Ari communicates on a daily basis with our Tanzanian counterpart and manages all our ongoing projects. Ari is also responsible for cooperation with companies and other stakeholders.

Tor Lindborg

Accountancy & Fundraising

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+358 50 3510 912
Mobile in Tanzania: +255 754 045 887

Tor is our forever young gentleman who has been working and travelling in Africa since the 80s, loves to golf and keep up with all sorts of activities when it comes to culture and sports. He is an experienced father and grandfather and knows how to tell good stories.

In LiiKe Tor manages tasks related to accountancy, fundraising and billing. In Tanzania Tor has been training our local staff to manage with bookkeeping and project management.

Maija Lanteri 

Global Education, Volunteer work & Communication

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+358 41 4406 714

Maija is an energetic personal and group fitness trainer, a mamá of two (soon three) little watoto, a Master of Arts from comparative religious studies and multiculturalism, an enthusiastic backpacker and lover of all healthy treats, who admires the colors of all cultures and enjoys exploring them with all senses.

In LiiKe Maija is responsible for managing the global education program and recruiting and introduction of new volunteers to work in Tanzania. Updating websites and LiiKe’s social media is part of Maija’s tasks also.