Per Stenius

Per Stenius

Client Director

Client Director with over 20 years of experience in corporate strategy, PE, new business building and transformations. Currently focusing on private equity related projects in Europe and Asia.

Insights by Per Stenius
South Korea – an interesting market for European companies

South Korea – an interesting market for European companies

26 April 2024 — Korean economy shows a slightly slower growth in recent years. However, it remains one of the major economic forces in the world. With the rise of Korean culture, more foreign companies are getting familiar with Korea. Similarly, young Korean companies are networking more with foreign businesses. These trends make Korea increasingly interesting and accessible for international and especially European businesses.

Bringing agility to a traditional PMO to thrive in volatile situations

Bringing agility to a traditional PMO to thrive in volatile situations

21 March 2024 — The concept of PMO or program management office has been around for decades and played an integral part in bringing large scale programs and transformations to fruition. However, with the latest advances in project management, such as agile or lean, it is time for a facelift. In this article, we provide a blueprint for integrating the latest best practices into a traditional PMO setup.

Korean economy and the role of its SMEs

Korean economy and the role of its SMEs

8 March 2024 — The need for Korean SMEs expanding within the domestic industrial framework and venturing into international markets has become increasingly important to the country's economy today. To achieve realistic success in overseas markets, SME companies need to carefully analyze the local market, while seeking to receive proper support to surpass culture and language barriers.

An emerging trend of compact luxury cruise ships in the marine industry

An emerging trend of compact luxury cruise ships in the marine industry

6 November 2023 — Several new cruise lines are adopting an underdog strategy, deviating from the trend of launching increasingly larger cruise ships with up to 10 000 people in passenger capacity. While giant ships are a short-term "cash cow" for operators, smaller ships are believed to have distinct long-term advantages.

Opportunities for Korean companies in the post-COVID international markets

Opportunities for Korean companies in the post-COVID international markets

4 October 2023 — Amidst the ongoing recovery from the profound ramifications from COVID-19, the global economy and the intricate web of global supply chains are going through a transformative phase. However, within these shifts lie many opportunities. For Korean enterprises, this phase presents the potential for fresh prospects beyond the borders.

New market entry - best practices and lessons learned

New market entry - best practices and lessons learned

2 February 2023 — In a series of webinars and lectures, we discuss how leveraging a systematic and structured methodology for international expansion and new market entry can increase chances of success.

Identifying investment targets through future-looking industry analysis

Identifying investment targets through future-looking industry analysis

11 October 2022 — The private equity (PE) industry is, by nature, opportunistic and new investments are often evaluated case by case. Traditionally, PE deal sourcing has been relying largely on existing networks and screening of interesting industries. However, this easily leads investors to compete for the same targets. By conducting future-looking industry analysis, PE investors could be one step ahead of others, identify emerging opportunities early on and thus build a competitive advantage. In this article, we present a methodology that could be used for this.

Outlook on the Finnish marine industry

Outlook on the Finnish marine industry

13 May 2022 — Reddal's Marine Practice provided an outlook on the Finnish marine industry in light of recent geopolitical and global supply chain disruptions as an invited speaker at the Finnish Marine Industry Association's annual spring seminar.