As an experienced team leader and management team member Virpi comprehends the systemic context of organizations today. Her passion is leadership development and as an Executive Coach she focuses on supporting leaders to reach their full potential in the complex and continuously changing business environment.
As a management team coach Virpi is kind but challenging – she is not afraid to bring forth her insights. As great individuals might perform excellently by themselves, it often requires an external coach to allow the team to function at more than the sum of its parts. Virpi is a firm believer of a reflective and goal-oriented practice, always supporting joint learning and growth as a team – resulting in a more coherent, resilient and successful team.
Virpi has vast experiences from working in international organizations both in the service business and in the construction industry as a team leader and strategist with responsibilities of the business performance of sales, marketing, and customer service. Understanding the impact of various internal and external interest groups and the continuously changing business environment, she is well capable of bringing up different perspectives when considered relevant and beneficial to her clients.
Virpi holds an MBA, with a major in marketing, and a minor in finance and psychology (Aalto University). She studied Strategic Leadership (IFL Executive Education) and Social psychology (University of Helsinki). She is also an ICF certified coach (ACC), a Systemic Business Coach®, a Systemic Team Coach© and certified Coaching Leadership Pulse® and Systemic Leadership Pulse© assessment tool facilitator.
Virpi’s working languages are Finnish and English.