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.

Matti Mäkelä

COO

COO

Studying M.Sc (Econ.)

Matti has over 15 years of experience in eHealth and welfare projects, research and management. He has also been an entrepreneur at Necora Systems for 12 years, before Fastroi’s acquisition in 2015.

Mikko Väänänen

CPO

CPO

B.Sc (IT)

Mikko joined the company in 2010 and is responsible for software production, product life cycle management and operations service at 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 HR Director

Marketing and HR Director

BBA.

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.

Pia Kauma

Director, International Sales

Director, International Markets

M.Sc. (Econ.).

Pia has over 20 years of leadership experience including international sales and marketing of high tech measurement instruments (Vaisala, Suunto). Over 10 years of experience in political decision making both in the municipal and at the state level.