Senior Consultant, Lic.Sc.+358 50 320 1400
Having a background in physical chemistry from the University of Helsinki (low-temperature spectroscopy) and the Helsinki University of Technology (Aalto, electrochemistry), Robert joined the Manufacturing and Energy team in July 2021 as a Senior Consultant.
Robert brings in 20+ years of R&D experience from a wide range of multidisciplinary research topics working both at research institutes (VTT, KCL) and growth companies. These include work on enzymatic and PEM fuel cells, printed flat batteries, paper-ink interactions in printing processes, electroplating of coatings for solar energy elements, advanced materials, 3D printing for biomimetic and printed electronics applications, conductive and dielectric pastes for printed electronics, optical materials for coatings and nanoimprinted optical elements for VR/AR applications.
He has been actively involved in the preparation of 30+ applications for joint funding from the EU FP7 and Horizon2020 programmes, Business Finland and the Academy of Finland calls and ESA tender rounds.
Also trained as a professional classical pianist, Robert spends his spare time at the piano, playing solo, chamber music or coaching, enjoys modernist cuisine, road cycling, running and cross-country skiing and is an analog photography enthusiast, developing his own developers.