Elina Valtonen is a Member of The Finnish Parliament, and vice-president of the center-right National Coalition Party (Europe: EPP). She is the chair of the Finnish delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of NATO. Prior to entering politics in 2014, Valtonen worked 10 years in the financial sector as a Director and early in her career, as a programmer. She holds a MSc in Computer Science and a MSc in Economics. Valtonen has lived and worked in 4 different European countries.