Kati Suomi


+358 50 520 0790

Pohjoisranta 11 A


ORCID identifier: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-2502-2885

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Dr. Kati Suomi is an Assistant Professor of Business and Entrepreneurship at the Turku School of Economics at the University of Turku (Pori Unit). She holds a title of docent (adjunct professorship) at the Faculty of Management and Business at the Tampere University. 

Before joining academia in 2008, Kati worked for several years in the financial sector, as well as in retailing.

In addition to Business, Kati has also studied at the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Turku, where she gained 90 ECTS in total, including Basics of Sociology, among others.


Kati's current research interest include topics such as entrepreneurship education, entrepreneurial university, entrepreneurial marketing and branding of SMEs.

Kati has published a number of articles in peer reviewed journals, including Journal of Business Research,Tourism Management, and International Journal of Public Sector Management, among others.


Kati is an experienced educator with over 14 years' teaching experience from University of Turku. She is responsible for minor studies in entrepreneurship at the Pori unit of Turku School of Economics.

Kati is a main supervisor for two doctoral students, and secondary supervisor for one.  She has supervised, co-supervised or evaluated over 150 Bachelor's and Master's theses in total. She has participated in pedagogical training, e.g. University Pedagogy (10 ECTS), and Basics of Education Sciences (25 ECTS).

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