Job Posting – CEO – Helsinki Business and Science Park – Helsinki, Viikki (Finland)
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You need a solid background in business development and research, minimum of 10 years of experience in business development and/or innovation activities such as proof-of-concept projects, preferably with in international companies or environments. Minimum of 5 years of leadership experience in expert organizations is required, including business turn-around and track record in creating inspiring working environments.
Ability to create and manage innovation, knowledge and network within innovation environment (venture ecosystems) is essential as well.
Risk taking mind-set and ability to work with a portfolio of diverse activities is needed as well. You need to show a track record in creation of new businesses , projects, fund raising to support. You preferably have a Ph.D. in related industries and/or MBA with M.Sc.
Fluency in Finnish and English are a must.
HBSP ltd will provide a challenging opportunity to create a new innovation service organization benefitting the whole Helsinki Metropoli area. This includes an inspiring working environment at Viikki Campus in Helsinki, access to world class science in partnerships with University of Helsinki, Aalto University and VTT, Technical Research Centre of Finland). You will back-up of knowledgeable team and back-up of solid Finnish owners. Competitive benefits and incentives are part of the offering as well.
HBSP is currently renewing its strategy and transforming from an incubator to a value-adding service provider and a venture ecosystem player. The company will focus its efforts in creating business opportunities from research in food, health care and environmental sectors. See also www.hbsp.net