January 19, 1963
|works at CGI Group
|Império do Papagaio, worldsamba.org, percussionist
Harri Engstrand is a Finn from Nurmijärvi and has been involved with the Association of Samba Schools in Finland and in particular, the Finnish samba school Império do Papagaio since late 1990. In 1995, Harri was creating together with Jupe Väre the first website for a Finnish samba school. And only days after the first ever samba school website by SambaLá, USA (by David de Hilster).
Harri is currently one of the editor in chiefs of the World Samba Wiki and World Samba Home pages along with David de Hilster. Harri and David met in 1995 via the internet.