Ari-Matti Purhonen works as a Senior Consultant and Partner for AIMS International Finland, focusing on Executive Search, Management Audits and Business Mentoring/Coaching. During past 20 years Ari-Matti has had a privilege to work for many valued B2B and B2C brands. He has delivered strong results in leadership positions covering Telecommunication, ICT, Consulting, Retail, Manufacturing, Logistics, […]


AIMS International Finland is an executive search company that has decided to do some good. The Finnish authorities and unions have founded an office to help, guide and develop the skills of academic, unemployed jobseekers to smoothen the gap between two jobs. In Finnish it is called Työnhakuveturi, which roughly means “Passport to employment” or […]

Kristina Elfving works as a Research Consultant at AIMS International Finland. She has several years of experience in the field of marketing within FMCG and retail industries. Before joining AIMS in December 2018, she worked with executive search assignments at another company. Kristina´s field of expertise: FMCG and Construction. She is fluent in Finnish, Swedish […]

Research Consultant

Markku Krutsin works as a CEO and a Partner. He focuses on executive search assignments and development projects regarding business, organization and management, mainly in the field of consumer business, industry, services, wholesale and retail. Before joining AIMS Finland, he worked for over 20 years in the business management world as a corporate executive and […]

Managing Partner
Team Member - Consumer

Denis Mattsson works as a Partner for AIMS International Finland & Estonia and is a member of the non executive board. He specializes in global business and organization development projects at executive level. He holds a MBA and has an extensive experience in the food industry and retail sector round the Baltic Sea. Before joining […]


AIMS International Finland is a leading Executive Search and Talent Management company in Finland with 20 years of experience in Human Capital Consulting. Our solutions support clients in significant changes, e.g. during corporate restructuring, business model transformation and internationalisation. AIMS International Finland has an excellent track record of finding and growing leaders and senior professionals […]

Mona-Lisa Forstén works as a Senior Research Consultant in AIMS International Finland. She has been working with executive search since 1996 and has various experience of demanding assignments in top management. Her expertise comes from working with different industries e.g. Automation, Construction, Electronics, Pharmaceuticals, Fast Moving Consumer Good, Marketing and Advertising. Mona-Lisa is a Business […]

Senior Research Consultant

David works at AIMS Finland as a Senior Consultant. He focuses on executive search, management audits and business mentoring. David comes from the FMCG Industry and has over a 20 year period, both in Finland and internationally, held executive positions such as CEO, Area President, Commercial Director, Operations Director in companies operating in food and […]

Senior Consultant

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 […]

Senior Consultant & Partner