As the CEO of Vattenfall Finland Elina Kivioja strives for a fossil-free living within one generation. In order to succeed in this goal, Vattenfall will, as one of the largest energy companies in Europe, start to operate completely fossil-free. In addition, Vattenfall helps the surrounding society by all possible means to do the same.
Although climate change is one of the greatest challenges of our time, Elina sees that the challenge is “mission possible” and she uses her broad experience from various industries to make progressive leap to renewable energy within the energy sector. She sees that energy sector needs to be disrupted with completely new ideas and innovations. For that work the energy industry needs the best talent with more diverse backgrounds.
Prior to joining Vattenfall, Elina has developed new business strategies and international sales for example in retail market. Elina is a member of the board for various organizations and companies and acts as a mentor for young female leaders. She holds a master’s degree in International Marketing.