Facilitator and trainer
Founder, Chairman of the Board
Pepe’s mission is to create and provide facilitation and management tools for use by organisations in Finland and around the world. Pepe trains facilitators and executives, in particular in change management and virtual facilitation skills. He also provides consultation to companies on innovation matters, strategy work, value processes and conflict management.
Pepe is a trailblazer of facilitation in Finland. He is the first certified professional facilitator in the country, one of the founders of Grape People – Finland’s first company focusing on facilitation – the inaugural chairman of the Finnish Association of Facilitators, developer of the Idealogue method, and author of the first Finnish books on facilitation and virtual facilitation.
In the course of his long international career, this seasoned professional has provided facilitation in over 20 countries and trained over 10,000 facilitators. Pepe holds a BBA and an MA, and is a Certified Professional Facilitator.