Jussi Saramo

Jussi Antero Saramo (born 9 July 1979 in Porvoon maalaiskunta) is a Finnish politician who serves in the Parliament of Finland for the Left Alliance at the Uusimaa constituency.[1] He was elected to office in the 2019 Finnish parliamentary election, and served as Minister of Education while party leader Li Andersson was on maternity leave.[2] Prior to his election to parliament, Saramo served as an executive on the board of multiple Finnish organisations including Veikkaus and Keva.[3]

Jussi Saramo
Jussi Saramo keväällä 2020.jpg
Saramo in 2020
Minister of Education
In office
17 December 2020 (2020-12-17) – 29 June 2021 (2021-06-29)
Prime MinisterSanna Marin
Preceded byLi Andersson
Succeeded byLi Andersson
Member of the Finnish Parliament
Assumed office
17 April 2019 (2019-04-17)
Personal details
Jussi Antero Saramo

(1979-07-09) 9 July 1979 (age 42)
Porvoon maalaiskunta, Uusimaa, Finland
Political partyLeft Alliance
EducationVocational Qualification In Business Information Technology (Edupoli [fi])


  1. ^ Eduskunta profile
  2. ^ "Jussi Saramo takes over as Education Minister". Daily Finland. 18 December 2020. Retrieved 15 January 2021.
  3. ^ Eduskunta profile