Veikko Seppänen is Professor emeritus in Digital Business
Veikko Seppänen defended his dissertation in Technology in 1990, in Economic Sciences in 2001 and in Legal Sciences in 2014. He has been affiliated with VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and Elektrobit Corporation (at present Bittium Plc). From 2000 onwards he has been a software business professor at the University of Oulu, having a part-time post since 2002. He was the director of Martti Ahtisaari Institute from September 2010 to October 2022. In 2016 he was appointed to the position of Professor of Digital Business at Oulu Business School. Seppänen has taken part in and been responsible for many domestic and international research and development projects and published over 160 scientific, professional and other publications. His research interests include digital businesses and business environments, as well as business relationships and networks and their governance.
He is Professor emeritus of the Oulu Business School since the first of December 2022.