• Involved with startups since 2010 • Ran the Startup accelerator Startup Journey in 2019 and is running it in 2020 • Ran the pre-accelerator for Boost Turku in 2019 and 2020 • Experienced business coachVast experience of running online workshops, lectures, hackathons, team meetings and a three week acceleration program, both as an organizer and as a coach • Network primarily with startups and startup related services, such as international expansion • Has started 10+ organizations, ranging from sports and non-profits to companies and business initiatives • Strongest skills are in coaching, business development, sales and creativity
• More than eight years of experience in startup and venture building • Involved in more than five successful market launches • Education mix of digital media and business administration • Massive German corporate network, e.g. Audi, Osram, Allianz, MunichRE • Mentor at international startup and scale up programs, e.g. Techstars or Climate Hack • Partner of international scale up programs, e.g. GoB2B • Over 100 relevant contacts to corproates, scale ups, investors and VC's
• Professional Swimmer (retired 2012) • Global networks for athletes and federations • Serial entrepreneur, founded first own company 2012, 2 weeks after shoulder operation (Vivo Visions) • Mentoring and coaching over 20 companies • Coaching, mentoring and judging in several incubators, pitching competitions and networking events in Turku, Tampere, Joensuu, Jyväskylä • Co-founder and CEO Hydrosport Solutions 2015 - 2017 • Business in Fin, Est, UAE, other networks Ger, China, Spain and Denmark • Involved in over 50 pitching events and incubators activities • Co-Founder RNW 2017 (Sportsmarketing) • Financing Manager in Nordea Startup & Growth Turku 09/2017 - 02/2020 • Focus on startups and financing from 50 000 - 500 000 € • Financed, coached and mentored over 150 companies from all over Finland • Different financing solutions for companies / foundersMatchmaking partner in several events • WTC TurkuBuilding Global Ecosystem for companies • WTC Association Global Network • Directing manager of Aurajoen Uinti Swimming club 2009 - 2016 • Growth from 100 000 € turnover to over 700 000 €, managing over 100 volunteers and part-time coaches
Scale your business in Germany
Let's start building bridges between your business and your customer base in Germany. When? 14.9-10.12 2020. Deadline: 30.8 2020.