Patrick Furu

Tuntiopettaja, SibA/Taidehallinnon aineryhmä

Patrick Furu is Assistant Professor at the Hanken School of Economics in Helsinki as well as the Academic Director of Hanken & SSE Executive Education. Previously, he has held visiting positions at, for example Uppsala University and Copenhagen Business School, as well as a top management position in the ICT industry. Furu’s academic work includes publications on knowledge creation and sharing in multinational companies. Recently he has studied the role of the board of directors in medium-sized companies, and in particular leadership models in improvising jazz bands. Furu’s professional activities include consultancy and executive education for management concerning strategies, change processes and leadership development. He has worked with several large and medium-sized companies.