Jan-Peter Pohjola joins Fishheart’s team


Fishheart Ltd. has hired MPhil (aquatic sciences) Jan Peter Pohjola to work in the role of fisheries scientist. Pohjola will work as part of Fishheart’s sales team. His duties will include domestic sales of Fishheart´s fishway solutions and worldwide sales and marketing of Eco Egg Boxes. Jan-Peter will also be responsible of planning, and implementation of river restoration projects. He will also lead a group that aims to further improve the functionality of the Fishheart-fishways. Pohjola will work closely with customers.


Jan-Peter Pohjola has wide experience with fisheries.


"We appreciate Jan-Peter's diverse experience in river restorations and fisheries and believe that he is the right person to strengthen our team," says Fishheart’s sales director Mika Sohlberg.


Pohjola has a wide background in fisheries. Most recently, he has been planning and implementing monitoring and research of salmonoids in Teno river flowing into the Arctic Ocean at the Natural Resource Centre and has been responsible for the implementation of a project focusing on fishing tourism at Metsähallitus.


"It is great to be part of Fishheart’s multidisciplinary team. I believe that the company's expertise and innovativeness in solutions focusing on the natural life cycle of fish makes it a true pioneer in the field. The opportunity to create and implement solutions as part of Fishheart’s professional staff motivates me greatly," Pohjola sums up his feelings.


Pohjola will start his duties on March 1st, 2024.



Further inquiries:

Mika Sohlberg

Sales Director

p. +358 50 0103 344