Dr Annukka Paloheimo (Finland) , FCI All-Breed International Judge.
She has a bred / owned over 60 Champions, some of them winning also at Crufts. She is a member of The Kennel Club, Britain.
Her judging experience covers some 50 countries, including Great Britain, USA, as well as South America and Africa.
She is also a member of the FCI family since 2010 and is licensed to judge FCI breeds. Mr Hans Lehtinen, Mr Rainer Vuorinen and Mr Kari Järvinen. Annuk started her judging career in 1986 on her own breed slowly building up her portfolio.
She has officiated in five FCI World Winner (WDS) shows, WDS in Amsterdam in 2018. The
Amsterdam Winner 2012 saw the judging her terrier group, in Stockholm 2012, Oslo and Helsinki Winner 2013 it was the Best in Show Breeders group. Austria, Russia, Estonia, Latvia, Malta, South Africa, Kenya, Peru, Japan, Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, China, Philippines and Australia
Dr. Paloheimo is a respected research specialist in the field of investment consulting. Besides dogs, listening opera, horseback riding and walking in nature gives the best Moments in life. She is also involved in charity work-related socially relevant projects.