HögforsGST has appointed Janne Kouri as the new Head of R&D. Kouri’s long expertise in product design will strengthen HögforsGST’s capabilities in product development and managing R&D projects.

Janne Kouri holds over 20 years of experience in the field of product design and R&D. Janne joins HögforsGST’s team after working for a Finnish tech & design company Huld as the Head of Industrial Design & Packaging. Janne Kouri started in his new position on April 3rd, 2023.

Janne Kouri is looking forward to joining HögforsGST’s team.

– I am very excited to join HögforsGST as a new member of the team. My passion is to drive innovation and bring new ideas to life. I am very keen to learn new things every day and also develop lot of great ideas in cooperation with my colleagues!

HögforsGST’s technical director Petri Strandén is happy to welcome Kouri to HögforsGST’s team.

– Janne has years of experience in the successful management of product development projects. Janne will bring a lot of knowledge on streamlining R&D processes and practices. This kind of expertise is vital in order to be a successful company in the future, Strandén says.