High energy multitasker in the world of growth companies, worked in Finland, Holland (94), UK (97-00), and in the USA Silicon Valley (01-05) developing international business opportunities for technology growth companies.
Extensive experience in the international technology business. Prior to Accelerando and Partner Up Ltd., Finpro career in USA and UK. Co-founding Accelerando, SeriousAds, WCL Wireless Commerce Ltd. (in the UK), and WS Wireless Services Oy (in Finland). Partner and investor in 15 companies. Worked over 13 years in the project, product and unit management at Nokia and in Sales, Partner and Marketing management of TeamWARE Group. Active investor in 42 companies. Four very nice exits. Co-founder FiBAN.
Master of Science degree in Economics (speciality in ICT) and a PD degree (International Marketing Management).
Specialities: digitalisation, AI, market entry strategies, partnering, funding, M&A, wireless and mobile businesses, Finnish and International ICT sectors, commercialisation of the idea or product, biz. globalisation, growth strategies, management, leadership