Dr. Tech, Dr. Econ, Dr. Laws
Professor of digital business with experience in research, development and business management in industry, at VTT and at the university.
- Digital and software business, innovation, intellectual assets
Director, Martti Ahtisaari Institute
The director of the Martti Ahtisaari Institute of the Oulu Business School, University of Oulu, since 2010.
Part-time expert, Market Court
A part-time expert of immaterial rights matters in the Finnish Market Court since 2014.
Mentoring of students and young researchers at the University of Oulu since 2013.
Professional and community activities
- An active member of various domestic and international professional networks since 1985.
Altogether 23 completed doctoral theses and numerous Master's theses supervised.
Thesis supervision in computer technology, information processing science and business management.
Asla Fulbrigh Scholar 1986-1987
An ASLA Fulbright visiting doctoral researcher at University of California at Irvine, USA (professor Peter Freeman).
JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow 1991-1993
A JSPS post-doctoral visiting researcher at Kyoto University, Japan (professor Yoshihiro Matsumoto).