Mikaela is a Fellow of Oxford Leadership.
Mikaela has more than 25 years experience in HR with a focus on leadership development and coaching. Her interpersonal and enthusiastic style builds in-depth and trusting relationships. Based in Finland, Mikaela works in Finnish, Swedish and English.
Mikaela spent 15 years working at Nokia where she was the driving force of flagship Leadership Development programs; she worked with and coached at all levels of leadership. She was also responsible for Global Talent Management and executive resourcing as well as being a management team member in several leadership teams. Prior to working at Nokia, Mikaela was HR Head for Haka Corporation, HRD Manager for Shell and held several roles in the banking industry.
Mikaela holds a Masters of Science in Adult Education in University Of Helsinki and a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration from Helsinki School of Economics. She is also a certified PCC/ICF Coach and is an accredited Systemic Team Coach with the Academy of Executive Coaches.
UPM, Wärtsilä, F Secure, Microsoft, Kone, Fiskars, Finnair, Outotec, Kemira
Mikaela has worked with us in several management team reflection activities over the years. She is a true professional, very committed and engaged in her work and always shows great enthusiasm in everything she does. Mikaela understands the business needs, employee’s capabilities and motivations, and she is able to build on those qualities when working with people and teams. It's always a pleasure to work with Mikaela, her energy and positive attitude motivates everyone around her.