Erkki KM Leppävuori
Professor, and President and CEO of VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
Professor Erkki KM Leppävuori is currently the President and CEO of VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, where he has worked in several positions since 1994. Prior to his positions at VTT, he held various positions at the Finnish steel company Rautaruukki. Leppävuori is a board member in several governmental and business organizations including the Research and Innovation Council of Finland chaired by the Prime Minister. He has been President of the European Association of Research and Technology Organizations ERATO, Chairman of the EERA (European Energy Research Alliance), and is a member of the Academy of the Technical Sciences.