Personnel news from Spinverse

We are happy to announce some great personnel news from Spinverse. We have a new colleague joining our Manufacturing team, based in Sweden, and a promotion for one of our colleagues. Please welcome Karin Bergkvist as our new Senior Consultant and join us in congratulating Viivi Ropponen on her promotion to Consultant.

Karin Bergkvist (M.Sc. BA) joined the Manufacturing team as a Senior Consultant. For the past eight years, she worked with sustainability and innovation strategies in the construction industry, both with a broad built environment and value chain perspective, and with special focus on production and recycling of materials. Before that, she spent 20 years in industrial companies within industrial automation, motor control and heat transfer, developing solutions for global B2B markets. Here she worked with marketing communication, branding strategies and process development. Karin is happy to join the Spinverse team and looking forward to driving sustainable change together with customers and colleagues. She describes herself as a strategist with a proactive approach, where her driving force is to create business value through innovation and strategic partnerships. 

Viivi Ropponen (M.Sc.) is promoted as Consultant in the Industrial Investments team as of 1st of July. She started at Spinverse one and half years ago as a Trainee while working on her Master’s degree at Erasmus University of Rotterdam (Rotterdam School of Management). With the studies and customer projects making good progress, she has been gaining more responsibility in various customer projects in the Industrial Investments team led by Jani Peurakoski. Viivi has been working mainly in Innovation Fund projects as a business and financials specialist while developing Spinverse’s service portfolio of equity & debt funding services together with Jani Peurakoski and Jukka Jokinen. Viivi is always eager to learn new things and deliver high-quality results for our clients and within the team.

We are very proud to have Karin and Viivi as part of the Spinverse team and look forward to their contributions to our growth and success. Please join us in congratulating them on their new roles!

Photo: Karin on the left and Viivi on the right.