Matti Ahvenharju, born in 1947, is now Chairman of the Board and Senior Consultant of Project Institute Finland LTD and Owner of Integro LTD (Peili). He got his Master's degree of Science in Engineering from Helsinki University of Technology.
Matti Ahvenharju has almost 40 years of experience in international project management business. Matti Ahvenharju’s main focus as executive position in project business was the marketing of PM Services and PM development. In this work he was facilitating project managers and project teams to succeed in projects. After those years in business responsibility he has been training project managers in Finland and worldwide.
In addition, Mr. Ahvenharju served IPMA (International Project Management Association) as Vice President from 1996-2000. He was Chairman of the Board and a long-term member of the Project Management Association of Finland from 1986 to 1992. Project Institute Finland Ltd introduced IPMA C-level examination into Finland 1996 and he was the initiator and project manager in implementation the Examination in Finland.