Retail operations, Concept development, Sales and Marketing
Lic.Sc.(Econ) Pekka Polvinen is currently working as Principal lecturer at Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciencies. He has worked more than 10 years in senior positions within the aviation industry with a special focus on retail operations and concept development. Furthermore, he has more than 20 years of experience from the digitalization of business. He has started business operations in several international markets with emphasis on sales and marketing operations. He has held senior positions as sales director, marketing director, commercial director, country manager and managing director within Orion Corporation, Mars Inc., Brio AB, Stockmann Plc and Capi International. Pekka Polvinen holds a Licentiate degree in Economics and Business Administration from the University of Turku with focus on channel management and internalization of business operations. He has also a professional management degree from Harvard Business School (Boston, USA).