Aalto University, Finland
Karlos Artto is a Professor of project business at the Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland. He is leading the Project Business research group (PB). Karlos Arttos long experience in working in industry, and his several research projects with global firms and domestic organizations provide a strong empirical basis for his academic achievements. His publications include more than 100 academic papers, book chapters and books on project business and on the management of project-based firms. He belongs to several editorial boards (including International Journal of Project Management, Project Management Journal, and International Journal of Managing Projects in Business). He has supervised more than 100 masters theses and several doctoral dissertations. His current research interests include: project business as a research area and as an area of practical application in firms; business models of global project-based firms; governance of large and networked projects; project strategy as the strategy of a single project and its relation to business strategies of firms participating to the project, and; risk management, especially new paradigms in project risk management.