Hanna Halme brings strong leadership skills to her position as vice president and general manager of EMEA Diagnostics at PerkinElmer, a developer of cutting-edge products for the biotechnology, health and environmental sectors.
Working out of the multinational company’s Finland office, Ms. Halme is responsible for developing quality control systems and leading large-scale enterprise resource planning projects. In addition to managing a 500-person workforce, she oversees the execution of manufacturing transfer projects and works to ensure compliance with all governmental regulations.
A seasoned professional with demonstrated expertise in process development, Ms. Halme has acquired a wealth of relevant professional experience. Before moving into her current role in 2011, she served PerkinElmer as vice president and general manager for genetic screening Europe.
Ms. Halme holds a business degree in telecommunications and economics and is active in the professional community through her membership in Management Centre Europe. She attributes her professional success to her determination and her passion for her work, and in the future she hopes to continue to grow professionally. When Ms. Halme is not directing diagnostic projects, she enjoys photography and running marathons.