Hannu Kivelä
Expert
at UPM - The Biofore Company

UPM - The Biofore Company
Private company

Russian Federation
St. Petersburg

Expert in:

Materials Processes

More about this expert:

Passion I help the Finnish companies to succeed internationally. Key areas are evaluating and developing opportunities for further growth and supporting plans to seize the opportunity. Strategic advice in company’s development process. How did I become me? Present responsibilities include developing the Finpro forest industry and bioeconomy global offering and clientele. Client relations to support Finnish forest industry and bioeconomy companies to develop their international business.. Master of science in Business economics of forestry. Previous employment as strategy director of Ponsse Oyj (2 years), Counsellor, forestry affairs at the Embassy of Finland in Moscow (3 years), Senior Consultant at Jaakko Pöyry Management Consulting focusing Russia and Bioenergy (7 years), deputy department head of woodprocurement department at Svetogorsk Pulp and paper mill (3 years). The problems I solve Russian forestry and forest industry, bioenergy sourcing, bioenergy, bioeconomy, global forestry and forest industry.