Ville Karttunen
Senior Consultant
at Gaia Consulting Oy

Gaia Consulting Oy
Private company

Finland
Helsinki

Expert in:

Finance Environment Energy

More about this expert:

"I joined Solved because I share the universal humane passion to make the world a better place for us and the following generations. Some work as volunteers in crisis areas, but my path is to offer my skills and expertise to Solved network and use this leverage to make the world safer and cleaner." Ville Karttunen, M. Sc. (Tech.), is an energy business expert at Gaia Consulting Oy. He has comprehensive experience from different parts of energy value chain: power generation by renewables, gas and nuclear power, specializing in biogas and bio-fuelled combined heat and power (CHP) generation; electricity markets and electricity distribution business. Ville has been in project manager and specialist in dozens of energy and business development related projects where his key competence is in feasibility analysis and techno-economic due diligence. Ville has as well experience in sustainable sourcing of biofuels and sustainability certificates. His experience in electricity distribution business is related to physical asset management, operative risk management and business process modelling and development. He has also been involved in distribution business acquisitions in several European countries and in Africa. Previously he has been working as a Head of Operations in Finland at Prime Energy Power Ltd, and as an analyst and project manager in Fortum Oyj electricity trading unit and Nordic electricity distribution business division. Ville has graduated from Department of Industrial Engineering and Management at Helsinki University of Technology, having major in business strategy and international business and minor in systems and operations research.