Minna Takala

Local Researcher

Area: Denmark, Finland

Minna is an expert in foresight research, trends, design strategy and storytelling.

Discovering new ways to see the future in the present, through explorative and people-focused techniques is Minna’s ambition. She has extensive experience in leading co-creative design teams to conduct international trends research and forecasting. Minna seeks to enable the development of progressive thinking within organisations, exploring new ways of working with diverse teams, to unlock future-focused capabilities.

Minna has gained a BA qualification in Textile Design from Central Saint Martins, and an MA in Marketing from the Aalto University School of Business. She has lived in Denmark, and is based currently in the UK and Finland. She speaks English, Finnish, and Danish.

Together with Minna we engaged in collaborative research and workshops about future trends for Kone.