Janne is working as a Consultant at Spinverse and he is a business development and innovation management expert, currently focusing on helping small and medium-sized companies to commercialize disruptive innovations through public funding.
Since joining Spinverse in 2016, Janne has been working in various commercialization projects related to the EU Horizon 2020 funding program. For example, he has conducted market studies for large EU consortium projects like INNPAPER, smart-MEMPHIS, and NanoPilot. In 2018, Janne completed his master’s degree in Industrial Engineering and Management with a minor in Environmental and Energy Technology at Karlstad University (Sweden). His master’s thesis focused on the success factors and the challenges of inter-organizational collaboration in sustainable innovation. He speaks fluently in Swedish, Finnish, and English.
As a former football player, Janne enjoys doing all kinds of sports activities outside the office. Spending time with his family and travelling are other important things that he values in life.