Mikko Kosonen has been the President of the Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra since 2008.
Before that he held different leadership positions at Nokia, for example Senior Vice President of Strategy and Business Infrastructure. Kosonen is a board member of Aalto University, Telia Company, Tehcnology Academy Finland and the Foundation for Economic Education.
Mikko Kosonen completed his PhD in International Business at the Helsinki School of Economics in 1991. He was awarded Honorary Professorship of Budapest Business School in 2012. He has published several books and articles on strategic management.