PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE AND BOARD EXPERIENCE
Doctor of Science (Economics and Business Administration) Hanna Maria Sievinen began her career as an investment banker and later worked for Nokia in various roles related to mergers and acquisitions, strategy, sales, and marketing until 2014. She held leadership positions within business units and also served as the Head of Nokia’s operations in Germany as the Chief Restructuring Officer.
Over the past decade, Sievinen has served on the boards of various listed companies, both family-owned and state-owned. Currently, she serves as the Chairman of the Board of Futurice Oy, Vice Chairman of the Board of Taaleri Oyj, and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Koskisen Oyj.
Sievinen has also invested in early-stage technology companies and has served on the boards and acted as an advisor to her portfolio companies.
Her doctoral dissertation focused on the role of boards in corporate strategic renewal, and she continues to actively conduct research within the entrepreneurship research group at LUT University, with a particular focus on board work, ownership research, and decision-making processes in complex environments.
- Strategic renewal and mergers and acquisitions
- Board processes and governance
- Audit committee work
- Responsibility and sustainability on the board’s agenda