Jori joined T&E in April 2016 to strengthen the energy team with his experience of working in bioenergy. He was previously a bioenergy expert in the European Biomass Association, focusing on forest bioenergy, analytics and quality issues. Back in his home country of Finland, Jori used to work as a researcher in bioenergy supply chains. During his studies he also gained experience at Finland’s Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry.
Jori has two masters degrees, one in forestry from the University of Helsinki and a second in economics from Université Catholique de Louvain in Belgium. As well as his native Finnish, Jori speaks English and Swedish comfortably, and is improving his French. Jori enjoys outdoor activities, especially in the Finnish Archipelago. In Brussels he enjoys parks, markets, brewing beer, Belgian food and time with his family.