Heikki Kivilaakso Egon Zehnder, Helsinki
Heikki Kivilaakso, based in Helsinki, provides a range of services including executive search, management appraisals, and leadership consulting. He is active in Egon Zehnder's Industrial and Supply Chain Practices, and frequently leads executive search in general management, operations management, and professional services.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Heikki was a Vice President at Fortum Corporation, based in Finland, where he headed purchasing and real estate functions on a corporate level. Previously, Heikki was an Associate Principal with McKinsey & Company, where he led operations, organization, and strategy engagements for clients in basic materials, energy, and logistics across Europe. Heikki started his career working as a developer and IT consultant in start-up companies he co-founded in Finland.
Heikki earned an MScTech in Industrial Engineering & Management from Helsinki University of Technology, and an MScEcon in Accounting & Finance from Helsinki School of Economics.