Gesund Partners is a hands-on Strategy Consultancy focusing on value-based health and social care transformation. We take a holistic view into one’s wellbeing and foster innovative partnerships to radically challenge the status quo.
Paavo Perttula, CEO
CEO / Founder
Paavo is a versatile business executive and management consultant with over 20 years of experience. Before founding Gesund Partners, Paavo has worked for a global consulting firm, an international NGO and as an entrepreneur. He is an economist by education.
Chief Value Officer / Founder
Researcher & public health specialist
Non-Executive Senior Adviser (Health Care Strategy)
Consultant, health promotion & prevention
Manager, Management consulting
Strategy Director, Partner
Touko Aalto joins Gesund Partners
28.05.2019 Paavo Perttula
Gesund Partners grows as Touko Aalto, joins the team in June. As a former member of parliament and a current member of Jyväskylä city board, Touko Aalto has extensive background in national and municipal decision making, particularly in social and health sector. At Gesund Partners, Aalto works as a Senior Advisor and focuses on initiatives that aim […]
Laura Löytty joins team GP!
01.11.2019 Paavo Perttula
We at Gesund Partners are thrilled to have Laura joining the team! She will be focusing on value-based healthcare transformation as a Management Consulting analyst. Laura is a double master student from Turku School of Economics, majoring in finance and accounting and the University of Eastern Finland, majoring in health economics. She is passionate about […]
Gesund Partners welcomes Anni Karjala to the team!
23.08.2019 Paavo Perttula
Anni Karjala is a doctor, phD student and a public-health enthusiast. Her experience ranges from clinical work to academic research and health startups, and she’s especially intrigued by the interface of these three. Having worked in both public and private sector healthcare facilities Anni has a strong clinical mindset – but is not afraid to […]
Gesund Partners — Key Principles Guiding Our Journey
24.05.2019 Paavo Perttula
Let us introduce ourselves. We at Gesund Partners are a group of hands-on strategists, scientists and policy experts focused on solving health and social challenges. Why did we decide to start this new company? In our view, there is a widespread tendency to oversimplify complex health and social issues. With these issues we mean the […]