Nordic Lights

Sini Hattuniemi is a student at the University of Lapland, which is the northest University of the EU. She grew up in Kerava and was on exchange in Germany during her high school years. Prior to joining us she has completed internships in a law firm in Cologne and in another law firm in Berlin.

We look very much forward to working with Sini and have so many questions…

What was your first job?

Salesperson in a department store at the age of 14.

Breakfast or dinner?


What do you cook when you spontaneously have friends over for dinner?

Baked feta pasta. Simple and tasty.

Mountains or Seaside?


If you could meet someone famous, dead or alive, who would it be?

Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Which was your favorite place to live so far?

Currently my hometown Rovaniemi. Small distances, cross-country skiing, nordic lights.

Digital or analogue?


Favorite time of day?

Morning. A moment to read the newspaper before starting the day.

Window or aisle seat?

Window seat.

Country you wish to visit?

Japan for cherry blossoms.

What song will always get you on the dancefloor?

I’m so excited – The Pointer Sisters

Good advice you’ve received?

Nothing changes if you don’t change anything.

Biggest pet peeve?

Being negative.

Most played on your music playlist right now?

Cha Cha Cha by Käärijä – Finland’s Song for Eurovision Song Contest 2023

Favorite holiday?

New Year’s Eve

Last new thing you learned?

How to knit a beanie.

Which movie can you watch over and over?

The Snowman. It brings back warm memories because in Finland it is shown on television every Christmas morning.

Three words to describe your hometown Rovaniemi?

Arctic, calm, outdoor.

Three words to describe Berlin.

Lively, cultural, open-minded.

Night owl or early bird?

Early bird (catches the worm).


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