Technology and innovation expert, Taneli Tikka is a serial entrepreneur and the CEO in a Finnish state-owned company called Valtion kehitysyhtiö Vake Oy. Over his impressive career, Taneli has worked for more than 30 companies as either the CEO, adviser or member of the board. Widely recognised for his expertise in finance and information technology, Taneli is also the former Head of Innovation at Tieto Corporation.
From start-up firms to leading industry companies, Taneli has done it all. He has even contributed to at report from EVA on the impact of new technologies such as artificial intelligence and robotization on jobs, wellbeing and leadership. Now, Chairman Of The Board at 52nd Ventures
Having influenced and advised multiple leading organisations, Tanelia has been recognised for his work in the form of awards and nominations that include Young Board Member of the Year 2014 and ICT Opinion Leader 2010.
With a broad range of industry experience, having influenced and worked with some of the biggest organisations in the world, Taneli has provided keynote speeches at Finnish and International events a-like. Often known to discuss topics that revolve around business management, leadership, entrepreneurship, growth, implementing change and developing businesses in order to produce concrete results.