Healthcare Consulting

Healthcare Consulting is a natural continuation for Medical Affairs and Market Access: when a certain treatment has been proved clinically and health economically effective, the implementation should be promoted with all means.

In many cases, the resources of healthcare units are limited and development activities are side-tracked under patient pressure; therefore, even positive changes remain undone.

Our Healthcare Consulting experts support healthcare units in learning and implementing new, more effective treatment methods and models. They also guarantee that the processes progress accordingly and that the patient is not left alone with the reforms.

Read more about our other services:

Stakeholder Perception Mapping | Real World Evidence | Medical Affairs | Market Access

Our Healthcare Consulting services:

Clinical and impact assessment of treatment processes and methods

  • In different therapy areas
  • With different cooperation partners

Health economic perspective to impact assessment analyses

  • Comparison of current and new operational models and conclusions to support decision-making

Consulting the implementation of new operational models in healthcare units

  • Self-made or with appropriate cooperation partners

Our Healthcare Consulting experts:


Jarmo Hahl

Managing Director

Jarmo Hahl Medaffcon Market Access

Jarmo Hahl

Managing Director
M.Sc. (Economics)

+358 40 139 4001

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Jarmo joined Medaffcon as a Partner and Managing Director in 2010, after previously working in different positions in the pharmaceutical industry for eight years. Jarmo holds a comprehensive understanding of the pharmaceutical field: he has worked in several expert and leading positions, e.g. as a Health Economic Expert, Head of a Pricing and Reimbursement Unit and as a Director of Health Economics and Market Access teams. Before moving to the pharmaceutical industry, Jarmo had a permanent position in Turku School of Economics and he worked as a researcher at Turku University Hospital.

Due to his background, Jarmo has a strong knowledge of how new health technological innovations can meet the requirements and expectations of authorities, markets and customers. Medaffcon also benefits from his comprehensive experience in Health Economics and its applications from the perspective of research and commercialisation. In addition, he has wide-ranging understanding of the constantly changing operational environment.

Jarmo deems Market Access as multidisciplinary and crucial to business, which makes it an extremely interesting field of operation.

Jaana Ahlamaa

Director, Medical Affairs

Jaana Ahlamaa Medaffcon Medical Affairs

Jaana Ahlamaa

Director, Medical Affairs
MD (Specialist in Surgery), PhD

+358 50 5767 325

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Jaana began her career in the pharmaceutical industry as a Medical Advisor in different therapeutic areas, after which she became a Medical Affairs Manager. Jaana’s areas of responsibility have included, inter alia, sales permission, pharmacovigilance and marketing support functions. In 2006, Jaana became a Medical Director, assuming responsibility for all medical functions in the Finnish affiliate of the company she represented. After this, Jaana has worked in different Medical Advisor/Director positions in different companies.

Jaana established Medaffcon in 2009 after working in the pharmaceutical industry for almost ten years. Jaana’s most essential input in Medaffcon’s team is her wide-ranging experience and knowledge in different fields of the pharmaceutical industry, as well as the ability to think innovatively. Jaana’s key areas of interests include creating and maintaining cooperation between different activities and actors in the pharmaceutical industry. Jaana is also a member of the Board of the Finnish Association of Pharmaceutical Physicians.

Simo Jääskeläinen

Senior Market Access Manager

Simo Jääskeläinen Medaffcon Market Access

Simo Jääskeläinen

Senior Market Access Manager
M.Sc (Health Administration), BBA

+358 40 5800 567

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Simo rejoined Medaffcon’s team in June 2016 as a Senior Market Access Manager and Market Access team lead. In 2011, Simo was Medaffcon’s first recruited employee. Simo has 12 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry, mostly in Market Access positions. In his early career, Simo also worked as a pharmaceutical Sales Representative. In addition to Medaffcon, Simo has worked, inter alia, at AstraZeneca, Abbott and Sanofi.

In the pharmaceutical industry, Simo is interested in the significance for the society and for the public health. Market Access functions are of interest to him particularly due to their diversity and varying situations. Market Access functions have a constantly increasing impact on business success, which is reflected in the fact that competition is moving from traditional marketing towards pricing and reimbursement processes.

Within Market Access functions, Simo’s strength is his wide-ranging expertise. He masters pricing and reimbursement processes and related tactics, but also the utilisation of health economics. As an employee, Simo is creative, reliable, systematic and diligent.

Lasse Oinonen

Senior Scientific Project Manager

Lasse Oinonen Medaffcon Medical Affairs

Lasse Oinonen

Senior Scientific Project Manager
M.Sc. (Pharmacy)

+358 40 1242 585

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Lasse started at Medaffcon in November 2014 as a Scientific Project Manager. Lasse has worked in the pharmaceutical industry since 2001 in different positions: ca. 6 years in sales (medicinal products for prostatic cancer and erectile disorder, antimicrobial, painkiller, anti-obesity agent), ca. 3 years in development/project work (obesity treatment), 5.5 years as a Scientific Expert (urology, nephrology, anaesthesiology) and as the substitute for a liable director. Lasse has a Master of Science (Pharmacy) degree, and since 2014, he is a Doctoral Student at the University of Tampere (in a hemodynamic research group).

In the field, Lasse is particularly interested in the constantly changing operational environment and different interest groups and the individualised acknowledgement of their needs, the significance of the cost benefit-effectiveness analysis of medicinal products in healthcare decision-making, as well as working with significant scientific data.

Lasse’s strengths include his wide-ranging experience in the pharmaceutical industry covering different therapeutic and operational areas and in Cross-functional team work in a matrix organisation.

Ville Perälä

Scientific Project Manager

Ville Perälä Medaffcon Medical Affairs

Ville Perälä

Scientific Project Manager
M.Sc. (Pharmacy)

+358 40 774 2955

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Ville started to work at Medaffcon as a Scientific Project Manager in November 2015. He holds a Master of Science (Pharmacy) degree, specialising in Industrial Pharmacy. Ville has worked in the pharmaceutical field and has been involved in both community pharmacy and pharmaceutical industry. In the latter, he has worked in different positions, inter alia, with product development, pharmacovigilance and marketing. Due to his experience gathered in different fields, he can approach problems from different perspectives and can quickly change his approach to all sorts of challenges.

In the pharmaceutical industry, Ville is particularly interested in developing patient-centred treatment based on studied knowledge as well as in finding multi-professional and bold solutions. He strives to constantly gather new information and ideas from organisations in the pharmaceutical industry and other fields.

Pekka Männistö

External Affairs Director

Pekka Männistö Medaffcon

Pekka Männistö

External Affairs Director
M.Sc. (Food Science)

+358 50 4478 297

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Pekka joined Medaffcon’s team as a Sales Director in October 2015. Before that, he worked as a CEO and Nordic VP at a medtech-startup company called Onbone Oy. Previously, he worked at Roche Diagnostics as an International Medical Marketing Manager in Zug, Switzerland. Overall, Pekka has worked in the pharmaceutical and medtech fields since 1997.

In the field, Pekka is interested in constant changes as well as related challenges and possibilities. Pekka’s greatest strength at Medaffcon is his wide-ranging experience and perspective in working under constant change and in finding ever new solutions.