Management Team

Our personality comes from having a shared vision about how people take care of each other.

Risto Jalovaara

CEO

Shareholder, CEO

M.Sc. (Econ.)

Risto is Fastroi’s entrepreneur shareholder and has been with the company since it was established. He is in charge of business development and strategic management at Fastroi together with the Management Team and the Board of Directors. Before Fastroi, he worked as the CEO of Arbonaut Oy, and before that, as a sales executive at Joensuun Puhelin, a telephone company.

Risto is an avid sports fisher and hunter and likes to spend his free time roaming in nature and doing various kinds of sports.

Jussi Ahtiainen

Chief Operating Officer

COO

M.Sc. (Econ.)

Jussi has over ten years of extensive experience in documenting the needs of social service providers within the framework of the Nappula customer information system. He is responsible for developing the Nappula business further in Finland and acts as COO of Fastroi.

Arto Piironen

CTO

CTO

PhD. (Physics)

Arto has more than 10 years of experience in software development in various fields including scientific research, industrial applications and web development.

Johanna Tanninen

Marketing and Communication Director

Marketing and Communication Director

BBA (Marketing and Communication)

Johanna joined the company in August 2016. Johanna has over 10 years of experience in leading corporate marketing and PR across diverse industries including construction and software business in the domestic and international markets (Blancco). She is a volleyball coach in her free time and loves to do various sports.

Mika Sipilä

Sales Director

Sales Director

M.Sc. (Tech.)

Mika joined Fastroi in March 2017 with nearly 20 years of experience in telecom and ERP solutions. For the past 8 years he has been in various business and sales management positions.

Mika’s spare time is spent with family hobbies and he can often be found in different sports arenas either playing or enthusiastically cheering on the team.

Mervi Hyvärinen-Saarelainen

Product Director

Product Director

M. Sc. BA, B. HSc

Mervi joined Fastroi in the Spring of 2019. She is responsible for new product development, further development and renewal of the Real-Time Care software. Prior to joining Fastroi, Mervi has worked in a variety of business management and development roles in the IT industry.

Mervi enjoys doing sport, hiking in nature and reading. She is also an eternal student. She is studying for her Master’s degree in Public Health Promotion in the University of Eastern Finland.