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Milva is currently pursuing her doctoral degree (DSc Econ) from the University of Vaasa in Finland. In May she will publicly defend her doctoral dissertation, titled “User-Centered Design: A Key to Contract Simplification,” in the field of business law. Her passion is to advance contract management practices by introducing new innovative approaches to design contracts that produce usable and user-friendly contracts. In addition, she is engaged with the International Plain Language Federation's (IPLF) certification committee to increase the professional acumen for those working in the field.
Milva has worked as a practitioner in the field of contract and commercial management for 20 years. Her career started at the Boeing company, where she worked for 12 years in various contracts and finance roles. For the past 8 years, she has been running her contracts consulting company, Karhu LLC, which helps clients implement contract management best practices, simplify contracts, and implement contract management technology. In her free time, she enjoys competing in triathlons, travel, and most of all spend time with her three children.