Our happy crew!

JAANA KOMSCHA-HÄRKÖNEN
CEO, Founder
MIKKO KIERIKKI
Co-Founder
REIDAR WASENIUS
CCO
SUSANNA SALMELIN
Breaks expert
SATU LUUKKONEN
Breaks expert
JOHANNA HUHTAMÄKI
Research and Breaks expert
MARI LINNONMAA
Hailer expert
JALO SANTAPAKKA
Stream producer
EDDY TIHANE
Stream producer
ELLA NIEMINEN
Stream producer

Our Happy Coaches

Our coaches are acknowledged creative professionals, performers, and business leaders.

Our happy advisors

Matti Pesonen
Sales, Branding Strong background in commercial actions as a founding partner in several different business areas:
  • Kontulan Oluttehdas Oy / KEIJO (Popular lager beer)
  • The Other Danish Guy (Best underwear in the world)


Sales and Marketing Director positions before entrepreneurship:
  • HBO Nordic
  • Solnet Group B.V
  • URHOtv
  • HEKU Group, Suomi24.fi
TEEMU UOTILA
Chief Operations & Legal Officer at Vincit Focusing on creating the best possible workplace for all and happiest employees - without losing profitability.

    Work experience:
    • CEO/ Vincit Helsinki (software company with human-driven digital transformation)
    • Head of Business Unit/ Rightware

    Current positions of trust:
    • Board Member/ Spatineo
    • Board Member/ 24 Center
    • Advisor, Partner, Board Member/ Northnav Ltd
KAROLIINA JARENKO
Author, Speaker, Consultant Future of work, leadership and future organizational models
2nd gen. organizational consultant.

Founding partner in training & consultation companies:
  • Helsinki Academy of Philosophy
  • LEAD Learning Advantage
OSKAR LINDROOS
CEO at Lejos Strong experience in growing brand value, launching new brands, leading organizational restructuring and change. Humble student of people, life, and business.

Work history:
  • COO/ Lejos (Building food brands)
  • Marketing Director/ Lejos
  • CEO/ Kisal Ltd

Current positions of trust:
  • Board Member/ Lejos Estonia
MARKUS KALLIO
Investor, Advisor Seasoned tech guy with a designer mindset topped with an entrepreneur vibe. Solid 25+ years experience in developing digital products and services.

Work history:
  • CTO / Idean

Current positions of trust:
  • 7 boards, 6 advisory seats
RISTO VAURAS
Creative professional Strong experience in creative industry and business. Professional photographer and creative director for over two decades.

Work history:
  • Design director for Finnish and international startups
  • Professional photographer for respected Finnish brands
JUSSI MUURIKAINEN
Founder at Liquido.vc

Our happy Board

JESSE MAULA
Chairman of the board, CEO at Avidly Jesse has over 20 years of experience in the development of international business and digital services. His strengths are in transforming and digitalizing businesses, creating elegant products and services, doing profitable business, and coaching and inspiring teams to reach high levels of performance.
He draws on his experiences of living and working in Silicon Valley for many years.

Work history:
  • Co-founder, CEO, Chief Design Officer & other positions/ Idean Enterprices Inc.

Current positions of trust:
  • Member of the Board/ Siili Solutions
  • Member of the Board/ Learning Intelligence Group
  • Member of the Board of Advisors/ SOK
  • Member of the Board/ Kaito Insight Oy
KATI KITTI
Recruitment & Employer Branding Director at Solita Group Tech Recruitment and Employer Branding Leader and Expert.
  • Business developer in one of the fast growing companies in Northern Europe
  • Enthusiastic karaoke singer, outdoors addict and trauma survivor learning how to cope with work and life demands to increase happiness.
PEKKA LINDROOS
Legal professional
JAANA KOMSCHA-HÄRKÖNEN
CEO, Founder at Breaks Finland
MIKKO KIERIKKI
Co-Founder at Breaks Finland

Contact:

Phone
+358 208 358 358
Address
Pietarinkatu 5 T 51,
00140 Helsinki
Email
info@breaks.fi