Juha is a serial entrepreneur with a remarkable track record. The driving force behind some of the largest successes in the mobile industry, he is now nurturing his passion for democratizing entrepreneurship.
Juha passionately believes that every great idea deserves success. This led him to founding Cogniance. The 600 team members there are dedicated to helping both entrepreneurs and established companies nurture, fund and scale great ideas into large successes.
Juha’s chairman and board roles include companies like Bang & Olufsen, Netcompany, CloudMade, Cogniance, Brandworkz, Buttonwood Financial and The Pad.
Juha was previously founder of Symbian and senior executive at Microsoft and Macromedia. He played a defining role in growing and selling over a dozen companies, including CloudMade, Symphony Teleca, Trolltech, Unwire, Pelican Imaging and VirtualLogix.