I have a PhD in biomedical engineering. From 2010 until end of 2018 I was developing and establishing BioMediTech, the joint institute of Tampere University of Technology and University of Tampere in field of biosciences and medical technology. From 2011 until 2019 I was program manager Human Spare parts research program in the BioMediTech and responsible in coordination of commercialization of research projects in BioMediTech. My core expertise is in project management, large scale research, development and infrastructure funding, utilization of research results and innovation environment development.
Supporting the utilization of research results primarily in fields of Health technologies and life sciences.
Developing the innovation culture, services and processes at Tampere Universities.
Development manager in SPARK Finland and responsible of SPARK Finland Tampere activities (www.sparkfinland.fi)