Susanna Pettersson and Colin Whitehouse to continue as Board members

The term is three years and will begin 1 January 2017.

Museum Director Susanna Pettersson and Professor Colin Whitehouse were re-nominated to the Aalto University Board for the term 1 January 2017–31 December 2019. The matter was decided by Aalto University Academic Affairs Committee. Both members were in turn to retire 31.12.2016.

Susanna Pettersson is working as the Museum Director of the Ateneum art museum and has been a Aalto University Board member since 1 March 2014. Colin Whitehouse works as a visiting professor at the University of Birmingham and as a consultant of research strategy and open innovation, and he joined the Aalto University Board 1 January 2013.

Members of the Aalto University Board are:

  • Professor of Practice Anne Brunila (chair)
  • Professor Bengt Holmström
  • President of the Finnish Innovation Fund Mikko Kosonen
  • Professor Saku Mantere
  • Professor Liqiu Meng
  • Director Susanna Pettersson and

  • Professor Colin Whitehouse. 

Read more:
Aalto University Board

  • Published:
  • Updated:

Read more news

Professor Mika Sillanpää
Appointments Published:

Mika A. Sillanpää: ‘Having a couple of little black holes in the lab would be tremendously helpful’

From sidestepping the Heisenberg uncertainty principle to demonstrating quantum gravity, Aalto Professor has a habit of advancing boundaries in quantum physics
Päivi Hurttia
Awards and Recognition Published:

The MBA Alum of the Year Found Meaning Challenges in the Humanitarian Field – “I Have a Talent for Managing Crises”

The MBA Alum of the Year 2023 award has been granted to Päivi Hurttia who has pursued a career in journalism and communications, among other things. Hurttia recently returned from Ethiopia where she spent a year working at the International Committee of the Red Cross, ensuring the safety of humanitarian assistance to all regions.
ITP-opiskelijoita kesällä 2020. Kuva: Petri Anttila
Studies Published:

ITP belongs to the Aalto University’s summer

Once again in summer 2023, students in the Information Technology Program solved a variety of business challenges
Crowd of people networking at a career fair.
Cooperation Published:

International theses workers provide new ideas for business operations

Thesis Fair helps international students connect with Finnish companies and find master’s thesis positions.