Mikael Simelius

Mikael Simelius, recently moved back to Helsinki from Shanghai, where he spent almost 5 years as Global VP Marketing at Wärtsilä Corporation, Marine Solutions. He has over 25 years of extensive experience in branding, marketing and sales, spanning from running businesses to leading global organizations. Prior to working at Wärtsilä, he held managerial positions with Stora Enso Oyj, Satama Interactive Oyj and AGO Ab. He is a graduate of the Swedish School of Economics and Business Administration in Helsinki, with an MSc in Economics. He believes in co-operation and co-creation, and he hopes to leave this planet someday in better condition than it was when he arrived. His motto is: “If the car seems to be under control, it’s not going fast enough”.