Faculty - Academic Expertise in Dialogue with Practice

Renowned Faculty and Experienced Lecturers

The Hanken Executive MBA modules are taught and facilitated by dedicated Hanken faculty at the forefront of their respective fields, along with visiting top-level corporate and academic experts. By combining insights from both academic experts, company representatives and participants, we ensure a natural dialogue between academia and business.

Hanken Executive MBA Faculty

Below you will find some of our experts lecturing in the Executive MBA programme.

Strategy and Leadership 

  • Janne Tienari, Mergers and Aquisitions
    Professor, Hanken School of Economics
  • Mats Ehrnrooth, Stategic HRM
    Associate Professor, Hanken School of Economics
  • Patrick Furu, Strategic Leadership
    Adjunct Professor 
  • Peter Zashev, Leadership Development
    Adjunct Professor & Program Director at Hanken & SSE Executive Education
  • Liisa Välikangas, Global Perspectives on Innovating Management
    Professor, Hanken School of Economics

Service and Solutions

  • Christian Grönroos, Service Business Approach
    Professor Emeritus, Hanken School of Economics
  • Paul Viio, Evli Assistant Professor in Selling and Sales Management, Hanken School of Economics
  • Pekka Helle, Co-Creating for Value
    Founder, Growth Cliniq
  • Kaj Storbacka, Market Innovation
    Professor, University of Auckland Business School, Graduate School of Management
  • Tore Strandvik, Sense Making of Market Disruptions
    Professor, Hanken School of Economics

Strategic Finance and Accounting

  • Timo Korkeamäki, Corporate Finance
    Pentti Professor of Finance, Hanken School of Economics
  • Minna Martikainen-Peltola, Financial Accounting and Acquisitions
    Professor, Hanken School of Economics       
  • Henrik Palmén, Finance
    Senior Lecturer, Hanken School of Economics
  • Anders Tallberg, Management Accounting and Digitalisation of Business
    Senior Fellow at Hanken & SSE Executive Education
  • Pontus Troberg, Financial Accounting
    Professor, Hanken School of Economics       

Processes and Enablers

  • Johanna Gummerus, Branding
    Associate Professor, Hanken School of Economics
  • Roger Wessman, Macroeconomics
    Economist
  • Topi Miettinen, Microeconomics
    Professor, Hanken School of Economics
  • Martin Fougere, Corporate Social Responsibility
    Associate Professor, Hanken School of Economics
  • Nari Lee, Intellectual Property Rights
    Professor, Hanken School of Economics