Dr Khalid Mushtaq Bhatti

Principal Consultant

PhD Economics and Business Administration – Hanken School of Economics, Finland

MBA Major in Strategic Management and Marketing

Trainings, Certifications, Memberships

  • Academy of Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • European Institute for Advanced Studies in Management- EIASM
  • Finnish Graduate School in International Business (FIGSIB)
  • Member Curriculum Committees for European accredited degree programs (e.g., BBA, MBA Executive, and Bachelor in Science - Industrial Management and Economics and Business Administration) for more than 12 years
  • Pakistan Vision 2025 Ceremony at Islamabad Convention Centre in summer 2014
  • Seminar on Dubai Knowledge Economy and Development Models
  • Ajman Franchising Expo 2014Organized by Ajman Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Ajman Department of Economic Development
  • Multi- Donors Support Program, organized by World Bank, Islamabad Office (1996)


  • Director/Chairman – CNES (Center for Nordic European Studies), University of Management and Technology
  • Director Research – Institute of Trade and Competiveness
  • Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship and Innovation, School of Business and Economics, University of Management and Technology Lahore, Pakistan
  • Established The Design Factory; Entrepreneurship and High Tech Start-ups Centre at UMT in cooperation with SLUSH - Aalto University in Finland
  • Established the European Entrepreneurship Academy at UMT, Pakistan in cooperation with University of Turku in Finland and EU
  • Partner and Senior Consultant in Clean Tech Innovations, Helsinki – Finland
  • Lecturer Executive MBA Program: Lapland University of Applied Sciences, Finland
  • Lecturer in M.Sc. Program at HANKEN School of Economics, Finland
  • Lecturer BBA degree Program at Kajaani University of Applied Sciences, Finland
  • Lecturer at Novia University of Applied Sciences, Finland
  • Consultant in the development of IT cluster project (2002-05) for Kajaani and Oulu regions in Finland
  • Fund raising through building projects and providing consultancy to students for initiating entrepreneurial activities
  • Innovation and change management issues for high-tech SMEs during MBA Executive teaching at Lapland University of Applied Sciences in Finland

Area of Expertise

  • Negotiation
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Change Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Knowledge Transfer
  • Curriculum Development
  • International Marketing Management
  • International Marketing and Sales Management
  • Workplace Learning and Intervention
  • Performance Management