Vice President, UPM Biofuels
Sari Mannonen is Vice President, responsible for UPM Biofuels Strategic Business Unit based in Helsinki, Finland. Previously, she worked in UPM Biofuels as Director, Sales & Marketing, responsible for commercial strategy and product launches in Biofuels business, as well as Director, Business Relations, where her contact groups included technology, supplier in biofuels sector, investors, reporters, EU and national decision makers, NGOs, and financial audiences. Sari has over15 years’ experience in leading global sales & marketing, customer management, customer strategy & business relations as well as business development in different global businesses. Sari has a PhD degree in Biochemistry from the University of Helsinki and diplomas in business management and leadership from business schools at Henley, IMD and the Helsinki School of Economics.