A.Ojapalo Consulting Oy supplies consulting and adviser services for public and private organizations ranging from large institutions and cities to small and medium size companies and start-ups. The company is specialised in building innovation ecosystems and value nets within green economy and intelligent environments. We advance innovative sustainable solutions. The company was founded 2013.
Anneli Ojapalo is the owner, CEO and Senior Consultant in A.Ojapalo Consulting Oy since January, 2013, specializing on consulting public and private organizations, coordinating innovation programs and building innovation ecosystems. She was the Programme Coordinator of Finnish Tekes Fuel Cell Programme 2007-2013 and created Demo2013 project in Port of Helsinki, Vuosaari Harbour. Recent assignments have been related to cleantech ecosystems, clusters, and alternative fuels infrastructure and pilots.
She has broad industrial experience in technology and business development, Innovation process, technology transfer, and commercializing of emerging technologies and innovative solutions. Her educational background is Master of Science in Chemical Engineering and MBA. Her focus areas are new energy technologies, fuel cells, green economy, new materials and nanotechnology.
She has previously worked at Spinverse Ltd leading the Innovation Programmes business unit. She has coordinated several broad Tekes programmes such as Functional Materials and Green Growth. Before consultant career she worked for a large global electronic company Perlos Corporation, latest as Director, New Concept Development & IPR. The long industrial career started from material and technology development, included various management positions in both telecommunications and healthcare business units and continued further to corporate business development.