Heikki Lehmusto

Heikki Lehmusto

Boardman partner, Advisors Network Board Member

Heikki Lehmusto

Professional history and Board experience

LL.M. Heikki Lehmusto is an active board professional and a partner in different areas of strategic management. Lehmusto is one of the leading experts in digitalization and the changing communication world.

In addition to consulting and mentoring, Lehmusto has helped professionals and top management in relation to publicity Lehmusto’s experience includes being CEO at Insinööri-lehdet Ltd. (current Talentum) (1980-1986), Oy Kolmostelevisio AB (1986-1993) and Fazer Musiikki Ltd. (1993-1994), being member of the board and TV division director at Yleisradio Ltd. (1994-2001) and being vice CEO at Silja Plc (2001-2002).

Lehmusto has held numerous board of directors positions including, chairman or member (including Affecto, Edita, Innoka, Apple Finland, Gummerus, A-Lehdet, Veikkaus, Pretax – Accountor, Red Lynx, Newspapers, International Computer Network, Pension Bellevue etc.). Lehmusto has done pro bono board work as Chairman of the Finnish Tennis Association (1992-1995) and Chairman of the Board of Savonlinna Opera Festival (1994-2003).

Lehmusto serves as a Senior Consultant and person with position of trust at i.e Chairman of the Board at Finnpanel Oy and a member of Vierumäki Country Club Oy’s Board of Directors. Lehmusto organizes an annual Pro Bono top seminar focusing on leadership and board work for organizations and foundations

Activities in Boardman

  • Member of Boardman´s Nomination Committee, since 2007
  • Organizer of “Pro bono” seminar, 2006-2014
  • Chairman of the Development Forum “Board Work in the Third Sector”, 2006-2010
  • Publications: Hallituksen huomio horisonttiin (2009)
  • Member of the Editorial Board, since 2020


  • Corporative strategic planning
  • Business idea development
  • Renewing
  • Conceptualization
  • New technologies
  • Communications and marketing

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