Pekka Heino

Pekka Heino moderator, Finland

Pekka Heino was born in Finland but moved to the Swedish town of Norrköping at the age of nine.

He started his career at the Swedish state Radio (Sveriges Radio) and hosted many popular radio shows.

In 1985 Heino started working for the Swedish state television (SVT) and was for many years one of the most popular and loved television hosts in Sweden.

He led Eurovision song contest and Vi I femman. Since 2017 he´s a freelance moderator and host.

Photo: Frankie Fouganthin