Our Team

Jeffrey YoungerJeffrey Younger: Clinical Assistant Professor, New York University Stern School of Business

Timo Lainema Timo Lainema: Adjunct Professor, Turku School of Economics

Dr. Lainema is a senior research fellow at the department of Management and Organization at the Turku School of Economics. Dr. Lainema developed the RealGame simulation, which supports VIBu as the technical platform. As a researcher, Dr. Lainema is interested in technology-based learning, virtual collaboration and decision-making.


Eeli SaarinenEeli Saarinen: Researcher, Turku School of Economics

Professor Saarinen is the developer of Vibu’s learning platform.






Satu Lahteenmaki

Satu Lähteenmäki: Professor, Turku School of Economics







Iris FischlmayrIris Fischlmayr: Professor, Johannes Kepler University Linz

Dr. Fischlmayr is currently a professor of international management at Johannes Kepler University in Linz. Dr. Fischlmayr is in charge of designing and developing the training concept of VIBu. As a researcher she is interested in international human resource management and behavioral factors influencing virtual multicultural collaboration.


Tine KoehlerTine Koehler: Professor, The University of Melbourne







Maria Surboeck: Professor, IMC University of Applied Sciences Krems







Tuulikki Antere: Research Assistant, Turku School of Economics







Asuka Qin Qin: Research Assistant, New York University, Stern School of Business