Katja Pantzar

Katja is a Helsinki-based independent writer, editor and broadcast journalist. Currently working on a book about Nordic wellbeing, she writes on a variety of topics ranging from travel and lifestyle to business and design. Raised in Canada (with stints in New Zealand and the UK), she has published in newspapers including the Globe and Mail and magazines such as ELLE Denmark and Blue Wings. A freelance member of the Finnish Broadcasting Company’s Yle News team, she is also Monocle 24’s Helsinki correspondent. Her newest book Helsinki by Light (Siltala Publishing/July 2015) offers a bright perspective on the Finnish capital.


Writer, Editor & Broadcast Journalist