Ville is Managing Partner Horton International in Finland. He has fourteen years of experience in executive search of which the last eight years with Horton. He joined Horton International in 2011. Before his career in executive search, Ville held various senior General Management and Sales positions in Nokia Networks, Nokia Mobile Phones and IBM for 15 years, with locations in Finland, Asia, and Central Europe.
He has experience in working with clients across several sectors and industries, however, the main focus has been on technology, software, industrial as well as health, consumer-goods and services segments. Assignments have included various domestic and international senior management positions across several functional disciplines covering CEO’s and other General Management roles, Sales & Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, as well as Supply Chain roles including Sourcing and Operations. Board searches are also a core activity.
Ville holds a Master of Science in Economics from Helsinki School of Economics.