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People

We meet and engage with diverse people from different backgrounds who influence, facilitate, and bring about real change – in work environments, in industry settings, at community levels, or in the society at large.

Tales from the Sea
10 MAR 2022 Article
4 min read
Tales from the Sea. Jörgen Strandberg
Our technology bridges oceans – and so have many of our colleagues here at Wärtsilä Voyage. Meet out mariner...
Tales from the Sea
10 FEB 2022 Article
4 min read
Tales from the Sea. Jennifer Stanner
Our technology bridges oceans – and so have many of our colleagues here at Wärtsilä Voyage. For example,...
internship, interns
22 DEC 2021 Article
5 min read
Gaining on-the-job experience while being out of the office
Are there still benefits to an internship when it’s done remotely? Both employers and...
Tales from the Sea
17 DEC 2021 Article
4 min read
Tales from the Sea. Neil Bennett
Our technology bridges oceans – and so have many of our colleagues here at Wärtsilä Voyage. During his decade at...
people, man, people with purpose
16 DEC 2021 Article
10 min read
People with Purpose: Torbjörn Henriksson
Torbjörn Henriksson has worked with Wärtsilä for six decades. Throughout this time, he has contributed to...
Galapagos islands, island, nature
15 DEC 2021 Article
5 min read
What happens when nature is given political rights?
Developing nations have taken the lead on enshrining environmental protection while some western...
Smart Technology Hub, hackaton
2 DEC 2021 Article
5 min read
STHEC - The Smart Technology Hub Ecosystem Challenge
Collaboration is everything in an increasingly connected world. Wärtsilä has embraced the...
19 NOV 2021 Article
9 min read
People with Purpose: Hwee Chye Lim
For Hwee Chye Lim (Leon), there are many aspects of the cybersecurity field that he finds fascinating, such as...
COVID, figures, surveilance
3 NOV 2021 Article
9 min read
On the front lines of Wärtsilä’s pandemic response
The efforts of Wärtsilä’s crisis response team have become more visible during the pandemic, as...
Trust
20 OCT 2021 Article
7 min read
Trust in business is at an all-time high. What does that mean for corporations?
A recent survey shows that people have more faith in business than...
Johanna Kuusisto
7 OCT 2021 Article
9 min read
People with Purpose: Johanna Kuusisto
Over the past four years, Johanna Kuusisto has learnt to become a Parisian – maybe not in the most literal...
Shopping cart, shopping, sustainable, behaviour
6 OCT 2021 Article
7 min read
Environmental mindsets: improving sustainable behaviour in developing countries
Can policymakers and private companies enhance sustainability...
Adele Kurki
30 SEP 2021 Article
9 min read
People with Purpose – Adele Kurki
From competitive ballroom dancing in the national team to contemplating bullet wounds, Adele Kurki had tried it...
COVID stocks
22 SEP 2021 Article
7 min read
What might hold back a vaccine-fuelled recovery?
As an increasing number of people receive the COVID-19 vaccine, there are growing expectations of a...
Cooperation Teamwork concept
1 SEP 2021 Article
5 min read
The power of the crowd: How citizen science can help preserve the environment
In the fight against climate change, it’s not just governments and...
Daniel Moncayo People with purpose
26 AUG 2021 Article
7 min read
People with Purpose – Daniel Moncayo
Starting from a military background, Daniel Moncayo has made a career in security management and became a...
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11 AUG 2021 Article
5 min read
Ambitious about Africa
There is currently a desperate need for more equal opportunities and better integration between companies and the communities...
Woman using VR goggles in forest
11 AUG 2021 Article
7 min read
Nature’s healing benefits go virtual
The therapeutic benefits of spending time in nature are well known, but for many people in need of healing,...
Children, boardgame
4 AUG 2021 Article
7 min read
Could combatting climate change be child’s play?
Games aren’t just fun. They provide “edutainment”:  a way to learn about complex issues such as...
Marelly Lanza, kayaking
29 JUL 2021 Article
10 min read
People with purpose: Marelly Lanza
Despite starting over from scratch on the other side of the world from her family and home, Marelly Lanza has...
boats on water
21 JUL 2021 Article
7 min read
Collaborating with Dutch students: A win-win situation
Partnering with a Dutch university is providing both Wärtsilä and the students involved with...
People walking in a park
14 JUL 2021 Article
7 min read
Bringing nature back to cities
Cities around the world are adopting programmes to introduce more green space and bring people closer to nature, even...
Diverse workforce
29 JUN 2021 Article
8 min read
Diversity is good for corporate culture – and the bottom line
Great minds might think alike, but brilliant ideas are born through a dialogue of...
24 JUN 2021 Article
12 min read
People with Purpose – Shirley Chemmuttut
Growing up in a community where most girls dreamt of getting married and the size of their dowry, our...