Michael Hanf
Executive Partner
at Taival Advisory

Taival Advisory
Private company

Finland
Espoo

Expert in:

Technology Design Environment Processes ICT

More about this expert:

Michael is an Executive Partner at Taival, an advisory focused on helping companies understand and utilize the disruptive trends that are all around us. What does this mean concretely? Michael is working with companies to understand how their business and operating models will change through technological, environmental and societal influences. As a result, he helps them develop new ways of addressing challenges they and their clients are facing to create value for the company as well as the individual and society. Circular economy and sustainability as two of the major trends facing companies today are close to Michael’s heart as he believes it will be critical to leverage technology and new business and operating models to manage the impact we have on our environment and society. Originally from Germany Michael has been living in Finland for the past 13 years. Through his work, he has had the opportunity to work across Europe as well as the US collecting a very good understanding of cultural differences and commonalities. In his professional life, Michael has worked for the past 16+ years across a broad spectrum of executive roles in business and technology. As a business and technology consultant, he has collected extensive experience in solving business challenges with the help of technology. Furthermore, he has worked in defining and delivering major change initiatives such as post-merger integration and cultural change programs. Michael is passionate about working with other circular economy and sustainability experts to define and develop solutions that will help solve some of our most pressing challenges as a society. With his background, he can contribute with his deep understanding of business and operating models as well as the opportunities provided by digital technology. Having worked across industries, with start-ups as well as large cooperations Michael combines the ability to think and act lean and agile while understanding and considering current business realities. For more information please visit my LinkedIn profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaelhanf/ or taival.com