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Mikko Lehtonen

  • Project Manager
  • Aalto University School of Science, BIT Research Centre
  • 19PublicationsNumber of items in Mikko's My Publications folder on Mendeley.

Recent publications

  • Incentives in Management by Objectives

    • Lehtonen M
  • Resource allocation and Project Portfolio Management in Pharmaceutical R&D

    • Lehtonen M

Professional experience

Project Manager

Aalto University School of Science, BIT Research Centre

January 2011 - Present


Helsinki University of Technology, BIT Research Centre

January 2005 - December 2010(6 years)



Helsinki School of Economics

September 1997 - October 2004(7 years)


Helsinki University of Technology

September 1997 - December 2000(3 years)


Mikko Lehtonen works as project manager in the Innovation Research in Services group. He graduated from Helsinki University of Technology in 2000 majoring project-oriented business and from Helsinki School of Economics majoring Financial Economics. Before joining the academia he worked in the pharmaceutical industry developing R&D project management. Mikko Lehtonen's research interests are service Innovation in the public sector, critical perspectives on project and programme management, organisational changes, organisational control and power in organisations. He is currently working on his doctoral dissertation on organisational control in organisational development programmes.