World Retail Congress 2019


Henna Paakkonen-Alvim

Henna Paakkonen-Alvim

Henna Paakkonen-Alvim

VP Innovations, Consumer Board, Stora Enso

Henna Pääkkönen-Alvim is Vice President, Innovations in Stora Enso’s Division Consumer Board, leading a global team of innovation experts creating sustainable packaging alternatives to plastics. Henna is an experienced paper/board/packaging industry leader, with over 20 years of hands-on experience from various fields, including global sales management, controlling, management, and innovation. Henna is a strong believer that trees can be a big part of a more sustainable future, one less dependent on fossil fuels and supporting a bio-economy where the production and consumption of products are based on wood as a renewable resource, making this planet a better place to live.

Henna has an MBA, and an M.Sc. in Packaging Technology.