Niko Kyynäräinen is a Director Of Business and Economic Development at the City of Turku. He has been a leader of the Business, Welfare, and Competence section in the City of Turku since April 2021. He is also chair of the board of directors at Turku Science Park Oy. Prior to his current occupation, he has also been CEO at Turku Science Park Oy and worked for the Turku region in other positions.
Over the years Niko has become well acquainted with the business life of the Turku region. He has experience in leading enterprise policy, as well as leading innovation policy in cooperation with the public sector, business, and universities.
At SHIFT Niko will be participating in leadership in digitalized world panel.