Chairman of the Board

For Petri Kiikka (born 1974), entrepreneurship is in the blood. A third-generation member of a business family, he is involved in ten or so companies by ownership or board work. Petri is fascinated in the momentum and innovativeness of the IT industry.

He follows the philosophy and guiding principle of the family business: for him, a quarter means a quarter of a century. Described as a true-to-life, kind-hearted, and gentle man, Petri is also a risk-taker and serial entrepreneur, bristling with ideas. He is building the company for the future, with the aim of creating opportunities for the future generations, especially for his daughter.

CEO (Ventures)


Jouni Salmi (born 1976) is a versatile management specialist, entrepreneur, and a father of two. A former officer in the Finnish Air Force, he has more than 10 years of experience in upper management tasks from various enterprises. His specialities include sales management, board and strategy work, finance, and human resource management, for example.

Described as a trustworthy and honest cosmopolite, Jouni has worked abroad on several occasions, gathering international business experience. An expert in the corporate world, he has a vast network of contacts.

Tero Hongisto

Chief Financial Officer

Tero Hongisto (born 1975) is a financial professional, director, and a father of a family. Tero has already worked for various companies, gathering experience in financial management (DataCenter Finland Oy), financial service centre management (General Electric International, Finnish branch), controller tasks both in Finland and the United States (Sulake Corporation Oy), and auditing (KPMG), for example.

Such demanding and responsible tasks have provided Tero with an extensive knowledge in the financial field. Among others, his expertise includes analyses and reports, financial audits and management, as well as building and developing financial management processes.