Harri-Pekka Antero Kaukonen is a Finnish businessperson who has been at the helm of 11 different companies.
He holds the position of Chairman for YIT Oyj, Chairman for Lindström Oy, Chairman of Suomen Asuntoneuvoja Oy, Chairman at Suomen VAKA-palvelut II Oy and Chairman for Suomen VAKA-palvelut I Oy.
He is also on the board of European Publishers Council, Umni Oy and TietoEVRY Corp. and Member of Suomalais-Ruotsalainen Kauppakamari.
He previously held the position of Chairman for Touhula Varhaiskasvatus Oy, Chairman of Rebnake Holding Oy, President & Chief Executive Officer for Sanoma Oyj and Chairman-Supervisory Board at Sanoma Image BV (a subsidiary of Sanoma Oyj), President & Chief Executive Officer for Sanoma Corp. (Texas), MD-Faser Bakeries & Confectionery Business at Karl Fazer Oy Ab, Partner at McKinsey & Co., Inc. Finland Sivuliike Suomessa, Member of Kansainvälisen kauppakamarin (ICC) Suomen osasto and Chairman-Supervisory Board of SBS Broadcasting BV.
Harri-Pekka Antero Kaukonen received a doctorate and a graduate degree from the University of Helsinki.