Marika Alhonen works as a StartUp School coach on Porvoo Campus. She is also a teacher for International Sales and Marketing students and coaches many project teams. Marika is an experienced and inspirational trainer and facilitator and has a special interest in applying service design methods on business development.


Before joining Haaga-Helia, Marika worked with service development in the retail and hospitality business for over 10 years. Her education is a master’s degree in business administration and she has pedagogical training. Marika is also a certified business coach and makes use of coaching in all her activities.


Marika can help you to:

  • Develop your business model
  • Take action and learn from it
  • Bring in the customer’s perspective
  • Design sustainable services that customers love
  • Discover your own entrepreneurial potential