IMAPS Nordic


Paul Collander has been a member of IMAPS Nordic since 1974 when he started in the microelectronics world and a Board member since 1986. For 30 years he has been with Nokia, starting with setting up the first hybrid production line and when Nokia sold out all PCB and hybrid manufacturing lines he was more involved in searching new manufacturing technologies and to work on the advanced technology supply chain. November 2003 he set up his own consulting and networking business, Poltronic. In the Board his role is among other things being contact point to the IMAPS European Liaison Committee.
Vice President:

Anders E. Petersen has been vice president of IMAPS Nordic since 2016. 

Anders holds a M.Sc.E.E. from the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) and a Ph.D.-degree in optical measurements for power applications also from DTU. He has worked 7 years in the power industry with optical measurements, power quality and small-scale combined heat-and-power generation. In year 2000 he joined the Danish hearing aid company Oticon where he is currently holding a position as micro-electronics interconnect and packaging specialist in the R&D department.”


Terho Kutilainen has served as Treasurer of IMAPS Nordic from the beginning of 1997. Treasurer's main responsibility consists of accounting and any financial matters of the society. 

He holds a MSc EE degree from Oulu University and an eMBA degree from Oulu Business School. He works currently with business and technology development related tasks at Poltronic Ltd as a share holder. He has held managerial and specialist positions in R&D, sales and business administration at Aspocomp Plc, mainly in the field of ceramic micro modules. 2001 he was Manager of Packaging and Interconnection section in Business Development and Research group of Aspocomp. Work of the group led to founding of Asperation Oy, a joint venture of Aspocomp Plc and Perlos Plc, integrating and enhancing printed circuit board technology and covers of mobile phones. He was Development Director at Aspocomp Technology Oy, then VP Business Development and VP Technology at Selmic Oy, and Management Team Member at Ele-Products Oy. 2007-2015 he was one of the owners and CEO of Aspact Oy that continued one of the programs started at Asperation. He has been networked in organizations such as IMAPS, CII, iNEMI and served as advisory board member in Centre of Micro and Nanotechnologies, University of Oulu, 2006-2008.  


Daniel Nilsen Wright has served as IMAPS Nordic secretary since 2016. He is also in charge of the webpages.

Daniel has an MChem in Chemical Physics from the University of Liverpool and a Ph.D in Physics from the Univerisyt of Oslo. He has worked 10 years in silicon solar cell technology and in the last 5 years in advanced packaging and interconnect at SINTEF Digital in Oslo.


 Board members: 

Johan Liu, Professor

Chalmers University of Technology

Kemivägen 9

SE 412 96 Göteborg, Sweden

Tel. +46 70 569 38 21

Petri Savolainen

Huawei Technologies Oy (Finland) Co. Itämerenkatu 9

FI 00180 Helsinki, Finland

Tel:+358 45 853 3555