Professional history and Board Experience
D.Sc. (Tech, 1987) J.T. Bergqvist worked for over 20 years for Nokia in numerous leading positions in research, sales and marketing, as well as business units until 2005. He lead all the global business units of Nokia Networks and was a member of Nokia’s Board of Directors in 2002-2005.
In his earlier years, Bergqvist worked at Helsinki University of Technology as Teaching Assistant in Applied Mathematics and Lector in Computer Science, as well as Associate Professor in Data Processing in the School of Economics.
Nowadays, he acts as a Chairman of the board of Technology Industry 100th Anniversary Foundation, which supports world-class research and school path development projects.
During the last years, Bergvist has served as Board Member in several international companies. At the moment and among other things, Bergqvist is the Chairman of the Board of Satel Oy and advisor in the private equity company Intera Partners.
Activities in Boardman
- Publication: Hallitus vai toimitusjohtaja (‘Board or CEO’, 2007)
- Growth and market strategies
- Partnership strategies
- Technology strategies
- Inspiring and motivating teams