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Niklas Weckström is a management consultant and senior industrial executive with a broad range of international strategy consulting, sales, and entrepreneurial experience in various industries developed over nearly 20 years working in Europe, the Middle East and America. Spinverse is the Nordic leader in preparing and coordinating multiparty R&D projects for the industry and applying public and private funding for these. Together with the team we have coordinated large scale innovation programmes with a volume of over 2.3B€ in the past 15 years.
Prior to joining Spinverse, Niklas lived in Dubai for seven years, where his latest position was head of Pöyry’s management consulting business in the Middle East. He built a practice and team working with both energy and industrial clients, ranging from regulators and utilities to large conglomerates. Niklas has also throughout his international career worked in innovative start-ups and large industrial companies.
Niklas is an international leader and driver who through building trust and strong relationships, solving problems and leading international teams is at his best in dynamic environments facing change or transformation. He has acted as trusted advisor in strategy and organisational development to a number of executives in large companies.
Niklas holds a Master of Science in Engineering (Production Economics) from Helsinki University of Technology, Finland, as well as a Professional Designation in International Business Management from UCLA, USA. He is a Finnish citizen and fluent in Finnish, Swedish, and English.
In his spare time, he likes to spend time with his two sons, born 2004 and 2006, as well as engage in various outdoors and indoors sports.