My job is to help the "magic" happen between people. 
As a Consultant, to make the magic happen in Business & Innovation. 
As a Trainer to help you make the magic happen. 
As a Host to make the magic happen in groups of people.

Work History

Work History
Aug 2015 - Present


Founder and Strategist at, an online life-skill learning platform for businesses and individuals, soon to be launched.

May 2013 - Present

Consultant, Trainer, Mediator & Speaker

Esteve Pannetier TMI

Consultant trainer and coach at TMI, Pioneering new ways to change organizations. Collective change needs individuals to be self-aware about how they can impact change, so I work with individuals to be self-aware of their communication skills while working on large organisations with design thinking and Participatory leadership methods to bring impactful changes. 

Jul 2013 - Present

Board Advisor

Lighting Beetle Bratislava

Advising on business, innovation strategy and design thinking. 

Apr 2012 - Present

Lecturer & Coach

Teaching and coaching startups Innovation Strategy and Management Communication Skills. 

Nov 2014 - Dec 2014

Guest Lecturer

Turku School of Economics

Guest lecturer in Conscious Communication to students from the eMBA course and the regular courses student association. 

Oct 2014 - Oct 2014

Guest Lecturer

HyperIsland Sweden

Guest lecturer in Conscious Communication to digital creative students.

Aug 2014 - Sep 2014

Freelancer Researcher

Gemic / Fiskars / Procter & Gamble

Freelance Ethnographer & Brand Strategist at Gemic for P&G

Sep 2012 - Jun 2014

Guest Lecturer

Aalto Design Factory

Guest lecturer in Human Factors and Conscious Communication to students from the PdP and ME310 courses. 

Mar 2014 - May 2014

Communication Trainer


Trainer at Futurice in their German and Finnish offices. 

Oct 2013 - Apr 2014

Guest Lecturer

Aalto University School of Business

Teaching Human Factors and Conscious Communication to IDBM course. 

Jan 2013 - May 2013

HR Manager

358 oy

HR Manager at the creative agency 358, leading and coordinating the change management program, hiring strategy, and coordinating the other HR functions with the HR team.

Jul 2010 - May 2013

Strategist and Human Factors

358 oy

Brand Strategist and Human Factors Lead with clients such as IITTALA, UBISOFT, S-PANKKI, VALIO, and ELISA. 

2010 - 2012

Partner Consultant

UCD Network Paris

Partner at centered Innovation network serving public and private clients with Design Thinking, Service Design and Business Consulting. 

Aug 2007 - Apr 2011

Management & Communication Trainer

TOTAL / EchoServices

Training multi-cultural managers from the different departments of TOTAL in management and communication methods.

Jan 2003 - Jun 2010

Co-Founder & Chief Engineer

Pierre & Olive SARL

Providing private property renovation, maintenance and management in the south of France. 

Nov 2008 - Sep 2009

Freelance Researcher

ReD Associates DK

Freelance Ethnographic Researcher doing strategic Research for innovation in products and services in pharmaceutical industry.

Sep 2005 - Sep 2009

Freelance Consultant

UCD Network

Freelance Human Factors Designer doing Internal research and training to enable work transformation in a multinational organisation, collaborative working on the design of business CRM communication tools.

Sep 2003 - Sep 2009

Human Factors Designer


Freelance Human Factors Designer at IDEO with expertise in strategic innovation projects, involving development of products, services, branding, and organizational change. Domains of work include hospitality, healthcare, consumer products, food and cooking, banking, travel, internal company change, communications and digital imaging. 

Oct 2002 - Aug 2003

Health & Safety Consultant and Trainer

Cabinet ITAQUE

Consultant and trainer in ergonomics and health & safety at work at Cabinet Itaque

Sep 2002 - Nov 2002

English Teacher

Ministère Chargé de L'Education Nationale

Teaching English and life skills to rebellious college students. 

Dec 1998 - Jun 2000

Language Host

British Airways

Interpretation for Gatwick Airport Staff and customer service. 


Aug 2001 - Sep 2002

Building Renovation and Maintenance Qualification

AFPA Marseille

Electricity, Plumbing, Masonry, Plastering, Tiling, Painting and Project Management. 

1998 - 2001

B.Sc Ergonomics

Loughborough University

Work Psychology, Health & Safety, Organisational Design, Industrial Design, Cognitive Psychology, Sociology, Human Factors Engineering, Systems Thinking, Management Theory, Design Ethnography, Qualitative and Quantitative Research. 

References on demand

  • AALTO University - Mikko Koria
  • AALTO Design Factory - Kalevi Ekman
  • Dubai DED & IDEO for Design- Tom Hulmes
  • Boost Turku for Start-ups - Toni Perämäki
  • 358 oy Strategy - Peter Barmer
  • COURAGE VENTURES Business Trainings - Fabian Sepulveda
  • FUTURICE Consulting - Anton Schubert
  • ELISA Value - Risto Ojanperä
  • DREAM PROJECT & Education - Allan Schneitz
  • UBISOFT Strategy & Workshops - Sophie Mourey
  • YIT Coaching - Nataliya Kohvakko