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Janne Lauanne


Internationalization, business models, productization.

Responsible for business and internationalization, and a substantial shareholder at Videra for more than 14 years.

Iikka Meriläinen


Management of technology, development & research activities.

Business intelligence and information management at University of Oulu, entrepreneur and managing director at Tuudo Oy.

Jukka Pietilä

VP, Partners

Development of partner network and partner contracts.

More than 15 years in finance, recently a director of Danske Bank.

Harri Martinmäki


stakeholder relations, funding.

Entrepreneur for more than 20 years, during which time Videra was launched in over 100 countries.

Fan Wang, Ph.D.


Dr. Wang specializes in the role of relational capital in the venture capital context and focuses on the structural development of the WeBuust ecosystem.

Eero Juuso


WeBuust operations, administration and customer support.

Mai Hattori


Internationalization activities with focus in the Japanese market.


Maria B. Hancock, Ph.D.

Maria is an angel investor and a member of the New York Angels. She has two decades of experience in technology, risk management and asset management.



Prof. Olli Silvén

Distinguished YNU professor, Yokohama National University. Professor and Head of the Center for Machine Vision and Signal Analysis, University of Oulu.

Petri Huovinen

Strong track record in business concept creation for multiple international success stories. Business development and marketing expert.

Harri Koskimäki

Expert developer of processes and support functions for multinational B2B sales organizations. Partner at Capicon.

Prof. Guoying Zhao

University of Oulu, Professor at the Center for Machine Vision and Signal Analysis.