Juha Räisänen

Managing Partner

Juha Räisänen is an advisor for global Private Equity funds, a management consultant for global industrial companies, an angel investor and entrepreneur at European start-up companies and a board professional. He has more than thirty years of international experience in ICT, consumer and industrial electronics, semiconductors, mechanical engineering and plastic pipe manufacturing industries with a career of executive and general management, sales, supply chain, manufacturing, sourcing & procurement and quality disciplines at both medium size and large manufacturing and service companies. During his career he has worked at and with various American, European and Asian companies and lived besides in Finland, also totally 18 years in Singapore, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Brussels and currently in Vienna.

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Mr. Räisänen is the Co-Founder and since 2018, Managing Partner at Valuenode, based in Vienna, Austria. During his prior career he has served at multiple global companies: at Aliaxis as Chief Operations and Supply Chain Officer, at KONE in charge of the global manufacturing, supply chain and sourcing as Senior Vice President, at SanDisk leading the worldwide operations and supply chain as Senior Vice President, at NOKIA holding several supply chain and manufacturing management positions for both the Mobile Phones and Networks divisions as Vice President and at ICL-Fujitsu holding several consultancy, sales and general management positions in software and system integration project business as Director and Managing Director. During the years he has served as Non-Executive Director, Vice-Chairman and Chairman at the Board of Directors at both publicly listed and private companies, such as Scanfil, Finnair Cargo and Nobel Biocare and non-profit organizations, such as the European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong.



Mr. Raisanen obtained his M.Sc. (industrial engineering & management, computer science and mechanical engineering) from Helsinki University of Technology and has also completed studies at Helsinki Business School (economics, financial accounting and marketing) as well as leadership studies at IMD Business School and INSEAD. He is a certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.

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