Senior Advisor, Business Finland, Invest in Finland - FINLAND
Petra Söderling is a Senior Advisor at Business Finland, the Government Funding Agency for Research and Technology Development in Finland. Business Finland serves under the Finnish Ministry of Employment and the Economy. Ms. Söderling enjoys an extensive career in Technology and Innovation. She has successfully launched two startup companies, one in Mobile App Development and one in Real Estate Technology. For over a decade Ms. Söderling served at various senior positions at Nokia, including Head of Open Source, Head of Technology Marketing, and Director of Product Development. Ms. Söderling sits on the IT Advisory Committee of Herzing University in New Orleans, LA, and has been granted several Innovation and Design Awards including Red Dot Best of the Best. She holds a Master of Business Administration from Helsinki University of Technology, with Executive Education at Harvard Business School and Stanford University.