Stockholm

- Expert profile -

Maria Papina

Director, M.Sc. (Econ.), M.Sc. (Eng.)

Maria joined Spinverse in 2007 and currently serves as a Director. She has hands-on experience in business development, sales, marketing and communications and has played an instrumental role in building Spinverse’s broad network and strong reputation in Russia and Europe.

Throughout her Spinverse career Maria’s work has ranged from market research and analysis to event management and corporate communications. Previously she has been working on various assignments on international strategy development and marketing in Finland, Russia and Germany.

She has M.Sc. (Eng.) in Industrial Engineering and Management from Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland, as well as M.Sc. (Econ.) in International Economics and Management from St-Petersburg State Polytechnical University, Russia. She is fluent in English, Russian, Finnish and can get around in Spanish and German.

In her spare time, Maria enjoys martial arts, diving, climbing, snowboarding and gym.

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Bioeconomy & Renewables

Leaf-inspired nanocellulose frameworks for next generation photosynthetic cell factories

The FuturoLEAF project revolutionises the photosynthetic cell factory concept. It introduces a tailored solid-state biocatalyst architecture for efficient biological carbon capture and su...

Manufacturing & EnergyBioeconomy & Renewables

New Cotton makes cotton-like fibre with superior quality from textile waste

The project brings together the whole textile industry value chain from textile waste collection and processing to yarn, fabric and textile production. Adidas and H&M, two leading bra...

Manufacturing & EnergyBioeconomy & Renewables

ExpandFibre R&D programme and ecosystem provides new bioproducts with lower carbon footprint

ExpandFibre is an R&D collaboration and an Ecosystem launched by Fortum and Metsä Group to accelerate the development of sustainable bioproducts. It focuses on upgrading pulp fibres, ...