Tero Anttila holds Lic.Tech. and M.Sc. degrees in civil engineering and an eMBA degree in public administration. Before being nominated to public transport planning director to Helsinki region transport (HSL/HRT) in 2012 he has worked as a deputy managing director in consultant company WSP Finland, as a managing director in a municipal bus company Helsingin Bussiliikenne and as a director in Finnish public transport association (PLL). He is currently involved in UITP’s Organising Authorities Committee’s work and has earlier been a member of UITP’s EU Committee.