is the Managing Director
of the Finnish Broadcasting Company YLE
(Original Finnish name: Yleisradio, in Swedish: Rundradion). Born in 1965
, he grew up on the Finnish
west coast in the city of Vaasa
. He started his five year term as Managing Director on the 1st May 2005
Jungner was information society relations director at Microsoft Corporation 2002-2004. He was formerly Parliamentary secretary and aide of former Prime Minister Paavo Lipponen (SDP).
Mikael Jungner is married to YLE host Maria Matthes.