As a collaboration manager at Haaga-Helia StartUp School, Timo-Pekka aims to build bridges and find win-win solutions between different stakeholders. Before joining StartUp School, he worked as a management researcher. His PhD dissertation focused on managing directors’ ability to understand their firm’s performance. His overarching mission is to help firms to reach their goals through their people. His previous experience from developing firms, teaching, and research in the people management field has provided him with a collaborative attitude and analytical mindset. In his role as a startup coach he is eager to help startups strive forward.
Timo-Pekka enjoys a variety of sports in his spare time, and lately he has been seen at peace tech related startup events.