Pekka Laiho

Shenzhen, China

Entrepreneur and Engineer; Strong expertise in robotics, IT, VR/AR and operations management
Pekka's Skills
Technical
Business Development
Operations
Finance
Fundraising
Management
Marketing
Product Management
Sales
Strategy
User Experience
Design
Background

Age Group

25-35

About Pekka

China enthusiast with technical background in automation engineering and industrial economics & management. While my personal interests lie in the fields of high tech and international trade, I am truly passionate about Chinese markets, business environment and culture. My primary goal is to develop my international career in the technology sector while witnessing China’s social and economic development on the spot. I consider my strengths to be as follows:

✓ Automation and robotics
✓ Mobile device, display and touch screen testing
✓ Electronics and machinery manufacturing systems and technologies
✓ Solid organizational, team leading and project management skills with ability to work consistently in a cross functional global environment
✓ Technical skills in sales, strategic planning, and business & marketing development
✓ Comprehension of Chinese markets and business opportunities in hi-tech and manufacturing industries
✓ Bilingual fluency in English and good command in written and spoken Mandarin Chinese

Work Experience

Country Manager

OptoFidelity

April 2015 - Today

China business manager and team lead • Head of projects and operations • Supervision and coaching of local PMs and technical experts • Management of local HR, Finance and Logistics • Organization and local operations development • Sales development and support

Education

Tampere University of Technology

MSc. in Automation Engineering

2007 - 2014