Aija Bärlund
CEO, Leadership and Business Developer, Speaker and Writer
at My own company + Board, Advisory & Supervisory Board work

My own company + Board, Advisory & Supervisory Board work
Private company


Expert in:

Finance Society Technology Environment Energy Water Air Processes

More about this expert:

Sustainable leadership and shared value Solid international leadership skills necessary to drive change in business and organizational development. Ability to catch signs and trends before others and turn them into new business opportunities. Currently consulting boards and management teams with e.g. brand, strategy and sustainability. Board, Advisory & Supervisory Board work in the fields of management consulting (strategy and brands), insurance and care services. Management team experience as member, leader and developer in Finland, China, Scandinavia and West Europe. Consulting experience with public organizations and private companies in strategy, foresight and business scenarios, strategic, market and competitor intelligence, internationalization, sustainable leadership, management team and board development. In addition, work experience as Business Development Director in start-up companies and as Service Business Senior Consultant. Strong track record in leading result-driven consulting, marketing, marketing communication, sales and key account management teams, business, product and service development, and negotiating successful outcomes. Life-long passion in partnership building. Extensive network of top business, public sector and academy leaders. I truly believe in sustainable leadership and shared value. I always look for new ways to make good things happen. Current positions • CEO, Leadership and Business Developer, Speaker and Writer - Aija Bärlund Oy Ab • Deputy Board Member - MEREO, care services • Senior Advisor, Institutions and Municipalities - strategy consultancy Kissconsulting Oy • Member of the Board - Board Professionals BPF Finland ry • Member of the Board - Boardman Oy, Brand Compass Group • Senior Advisor - brand agency Sold Oy • Member of the Supervisory Board - Kaleva Insurance Company Education and competence development • Boardman, Ownership and Board Work • Helsinki School of Economics, MBA • Finnish Institute for Foreign Trade, Diploma in International Marketing Management • The Finnish Coaching Association, Diploma in Coaching