Juha Paakkola nominated as Director, Health Capital Helsinki
Juha Paakkola has been nominated as Director of Health Capital Helsinki starting 29 April 2019. Juha is an experienced commercial leader with a strong drive for growth with innovation. His vast experience in pharmaceutical companies covers patented medicines and biologicals as well as generic medicines and biosimilars.
“I think Health Capital Helsinki a great mission and interesting possibilities. There is an exceptionally broad supporting alliance behind us, as Health Capital Helsinki is funded by the cities of Helsinki and Espoo, the University of Helsinki, Aalto University, HUS Helsinki University Hospital, and Haaga-Helia, Laurea and Metropolia Universities of Applied Science. The ambitious goal is to develop the Helsinki capital region into the best European hub for life science and health technology,” says Juha Paakkola.
Health Capital Helsinki develops and promotes innovations and businesses that are based on life science and health technology research, and it is located at Helsinki Business Hub.