Nokia today announced that Esko Aho, company’s Executive Vice President, Corporate Relations and Responsibility and a member of Nokia’s leadership team, is leaving the company for Harvard University. At Harvard, he will be the Senior Fellow at the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government at Harvard Kennedy School for public policy. Aho had been with Nokia since 2008 and a member of the executive team since 2009.
“Esko has made an immeasurable contribution to Nokia’s corporate and government relations, bringing unique insights and political acumen,” said Stephen Elop, President and CEO of Nokia. “I am certain that Esko will enjoy the challenges the world of academia offers, and we look forward to Esko’s continued contributions to Nokia’s governmental relations in the future.”