Personal Background, Mr. Pekka Savonen, Madrid, Spain

 


Photo: © Mikko Siitonen

Business Activities

Entrepreneur, Vonen Engineering, S.L., Madrid, Spain

Earlier Business Projects

20 years' (1985 - 2004) experience of Financial and Qualitative Analyses of large, medium sized and small companies in various fields of industries and trade. Competitor analyses within several industries. Business Plan preparations with entrepreneurial teams in new ventures.

In 1996, Mr. Savonen was invited by the Helsinki Municipal Court to present his third party opinion and evaluation regarding the quality of the analyzing procedures of Finnish commercial banks in the major case of Insolvency in Finland, the bankruptcy of the Eka Co-Operative. The Eka Co-Operative was among the four (4) largest companies in Finland, consisting of divisions operating in the fields of construction, insurance, wholesale, retail sale as well as hotel and restaurant businesses, among others.

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Working Experience

Earlier Mr. Savonen was employed in Investment Banking, in Mergers & Acquisitions and Venture Capital related projects.

He has also been employed in Finnish and US based Management Consulting projects preparing Qualitative Corporate Analyses and developing clients' Business Plans and Corporate Business Concepts as well as in sales and marketing training and coaching projects.

Further, in early 1980', Mr. Savonen had great success in the sales and marketing projects of Nokia Corporation and General Electric Information Services Company (GEISCO, MARK III -services).

Education

 The Helsinki School of Economics and Business Administration / The University of Texas at Austin Preceptor Program, Graduate School of Business: M.B.A., International Finance, 1988;

The Uppsala University, Sweden: B.Sc., (Marketing), 1982.

Languages

Fluent in English, Finnish, Spanish and Swedish.

 Courses and Additional Education

European Venture Capital Association (EVCA) Seminars;

Product and Service training Seminars in the U.S.A. for Importing new services to Finland;

Several Sales and Product Seminars at the Nokia Corp.; etc.

   Articles

Several writings and columns / Finance, Venture Capital, Marketing and Macro Economics in Finnish Newspapers.  

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Contact Information:

 

Pekka Savonen, managing director

Vonen Engineering, S.L.

C/ Padilla, 57, 1 A Izq.

28006 MADRID

Spain

 

 

Phone: (+34)  626 961 443

 

info@vonen.com

 

 

www.vonen.com