Kari Paukkeri holds M.Sc. in Economics and Industrial Engineering from Tampere University of Technology. Mr. Paukkeri has held various key managerial positions with Nokia and the American Teledesic Corporation in Finland and in the USA. In addition he has worked as President European operations for American Conversay, Inc. in the Netherlands. Prior to Licentia he served as President and CEO of Oy Jurilab Ltd, a Finnish genetics company, since the year 2001. As CEO of Jurilab Mr. Paukkeri successfully raised more than 15 million euros of funding and negotiated several multi million euro c ommercial agreements with US and European based public companies.
During his career, Mr. Paukkeri has been employed in the commercialization of new technologies and standards, the development of global business and heading of profit centres.
His affiliations include board chairmanship of the Finnish Bioindustries industry association and steering group membership of Tekes' new Pharma - Building Competitive Edge program.
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