Dr John Kettle, Vice President, Sales and Business Development

VTT Technical Research Centre (FINLAND)

Dr John Kettle is Vice President at VTT Research Centre Finland. He is responsible for the sales and business development of the Solutions for Natural Resources and Environment business area.

John has over 30 years' experience in industrial research and development and has worked in research in the fields of minerals, and bioeconomy related industries since 1983 including English China Clays and SCA Graphic Research in Sundsvall Sweden, and KCL in Finland.

At Powering the change, John will speak on the Finnish approach to developing a high value-add bioeconomy, particularly producing chemicals and fuels from traditional waste products, and separating harmful components to recover the most valuable products.


John Kettle will be speaking at the breakfast session Harvesting the bioeconomy.