LanguagesFinnish, Swedish, English, Basic French
Current OccupationBalanced Budget Amendment
“Here you can get to know a little bit about me and my road of hoping to become the next Miss World!”
Carola describes herself as ‘kind, loyal and ambitious’. With a degree in Marketing, Logistics & Entrepreneurship she currently works in balanced budget amendment, but wants to start her own business in the future. Carola lives in Helsinki, where she grew up, but she has roots in Lapland, the home of Santa Claus! An explorer, she loves to travel and wants to see as much of the world as possible. Carola is also a performance artist, with 10 years of gymnastics, 5 years of ballet and 4 years of theatre under her belt already. She also plays the piano, and is a fan of calming classical music.
“Finland, a land of a thousand lakes, midnight sun and saunas. A country that promotes high education and equality. Only a population of 5.5 million, but with great determination and perseverance.”
What’s your current favourite website?
Brainyquotes.com. I love quotes, especially the inspirational ones.
If you could invite anyone (living or historic) to dinner, who would it be and why?
Grace Kelly, because I’ve admired her style and personality since I was a little child. I think she’s an icon and was an amazing beauty.
What would be your dream job?
To do something meaningful and something that I feel passionate about. To keep working with children and to create my own company.
If you could work with any fashion designer, who would it be and why?
I usually always try to support local designers, because we have great designers here in Helsinki/Finland, but if I could work with any fashion designer it would be Roberto Cavallo; I admire his work.
What item of make-up could you not live without?
Highlighter, but I think that I would be able to survive without it though.
Mac or PC?
Sweet or Savory?
I’m definitely a sweet tooth.
If you could have any super power, what would it be and why?
To cure the world and to bring more happiness and kindness into it.
Which Challenge Events do you feel most confident about?
Beauty with a Purpose. Because I’ve been working on my charity project for some years already, and I feel the work I’m doing is very important.
Why did you enter Miss World?
Being young I felt privileged for being healthy and for getting all the help I needed. So I hope that in the future I will be able to help children to feel secure and to live a happy life as Miss World.