CEO Marko Turpeinen
Dr. Marko Turpeinen has over 25 years of experience as business visionary and international education and innovation leader in digital transformation of industries and network society. Among others, Marko has worked at MIT Media Lab, led EIT Digital in Finland, steered digital innovation at Alma Media, and initiated the MyData global movement at Aalto.
CTO Sami Jokela
Dr. Sami Jokela has over 20 years of experience in data, technology, and strategy in Finland, Europe, and USA. Sami has led Nokia’s technology strategy, co-founded five startups, acted as the CTO for Accenture Technology Solutions in the Nordics, and led Accenture’s Information Insight practice in Silicon Valley.
CLO Olli Pitkänen
Dr. Olli Pitkänen has a long career in ICT and law. He has led multidisciplinary projects focusing in ICT, legal, and societal issues. Olli has founded an IT law firm and acted as an expert and board member for companies and for the Finnish government, focusing on legal aspects of ICT, IPRs, privacy and data.
Senior Data Strategist
Viivi Lähteenoja a data strategy, policy, and ethics professional and researcher. She has experience working with especially personal data benefits for people, organisations, and societies in nonprofit, academic, public sector, and private sector organisations.
Dr. Udo Bub has over 20 years of experience in ICT R&D, education and innovation leadership in Germany, Europe, and US. Udo was a co-founder of Deutsche Telekom Laboratories, led EIT Digital in Germany and worked extensively with Carnegie Mellon University as well as with Siemens AG.
Privacy & Data Governance Counsel
Emeline Banzuzi is a legal counsel and researcher examining the intersections of law, technology, and society. She has experience in data protection consulting for private and public sector clients, risk management and compliance in the FinTech sector, as well as research in academia.