Pasi Salonen is working as a Vice President at Spinverse. He is promoting open innovation ecosystems and helping customers to bring new technologies and business models to markets, build partnerships between companies and drive growth for new businesses.
Pasi is a senior management professional with over 25 years of experience in international organizations in ICT and healthcare sectors. He has a unique blend of business and technical experience with sound customer focus and a solid track record of successful business management. Pasi has worked in sales, management consultancy, service development, production, R&D, project management and customer service in large and SME organizations. He has been a Managing Director of a healthcare company and for over 15 years he managed different business units at Tieto, IBM and Elisa. Pasi’s key strengths are in corporate strategy, business thinking, products and services, change management and customer service.
Pasi holds an MBA from Henley Management College, United Kingdom, Licentiate of Science (Electrical Engineering) and a Master of Science (Computer Science) degrees from Helsinki University of Technology, Finland (currently Aalto University).
In his spare time, Pasi plays water polo and badminton, enjoys wines, outdoor activities and travelling with his family.