Pietari joined CERN Knowledge Transfer Group in 2015 as Knowledge Transfer Officer. Before, he worked as entrepreneur for six years in R&D&I management field advicing companies to do business with public R&D organizations. His main experiences are in R&D&I project ramp ups, spin-off company creation, public tendering processes and related teaching activities.
Pietari’s main interests lie in enhancing interorganizational collaboration. He is currently working on a PhD project on knowledge transfer mechanisms and on methods to evaluate the related impact, and he is taking part in Knowledge Transfer Group business development activities.
Pietari holds a M.Sc. in International Business degree (2009) from Grenoble École de Management (France).