Mikko Virta works as a Senior Consultant and Partner for AIMS International Finland, focusing on Executive Search, Management Audits and Business Mentoring/Coaching. He is also a member of AIMS International’s Global Talent Management and Financial & Professional Services Practice teams.

Mikko has long experience in the Human Capital Consultancy Industry in Finland and internationally. His expertise spans e.g. from organisational/business development projects to demanding top management (General Manager, Business Director, VP etc.) executive search assignments and talent acquisition models. Mikko has worked with C-suite clients spanning across number of industries e.g. Financial, ICT, FMCG, Pharmaceutical, Process Industry and Public Sector Organisations. During his career Mikko has held several leadership roles in sales, delivery and business within professional services industry.

Mikko holds a Master Degree in Business from Umeå University of Business and Economics in Sweden and from Deusto University, Spain. Mikko is also a Certified Business Coach and fluent in Finnish, English, Swedish and Spanish.

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I was born in Finland and studied in Sweden and Spain. I am a father of two children and married to a Spaniard. I am a business driven, experienced Human Capital Professional with a consultant and business leader background.

I have a proven successful track record in local and Nordic/Global business environments. Long experience in the Human Capital Consultancy Industry in commercial (P&L), sales and consultant role has given me good understanding about the latest approaches to drive human capital initiatives and value in various industries. What I love about in our industry is the opportunity to meet people with diverse careers and to learn more about new businesses. l also love working internationally.

In order to be successful in business I believe in transparency, diversity and team work. People with different backgrounds and cultures create fertile ground for any business to flourish. I strongly believe in coaching and agile organisations to develop individuals and teams to reach their full potential. My passion is to predict and understand the future of work.