Our team

Meet the company builders

From the Californian sun, to the rising one, we’re an interdisciplinary Nordic team of founders, engineers, and financial experts – devoted to helping founders scale globally.
You can find us across the Nordics and Baltics, supported by our extended family around the globe.
Marek

Managing partner

Marek Kiisa

His driving force is to help humanity move people and goods with a minimal footprint.

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Managing partner

Tomosaku Sohara

A company builder with a passion to help companies access the world through Japan.

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Managing partner

Shinichi Nikkuni

Passionate about helping deeptech founders find partners who match and deliver.

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Rainer Sternfeld

Managing partner

Rainer Sternfeld

Founder turned investor focused on digital infrastructure & sustainable transformation.

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Investment director

Claes Mikko Nilsen

A builder of communities and networks, keen on the future of work, climatetech & creator economy.

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Investment Director

Jesse Saarela

Analytical mind, keen on the future of mobility & the metaverse.

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Associate

Ryo Ota

Lean deal flow processing machine combined with an interest in emerging technologies.

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Taiga

Associate

Taiga Ueta

Based in Helsinki with a focus on financial data and automotive industries.

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Extended Team

Our partners come from all walks of life. Devoted to trust, doing culture, and results with impact.

Our Family.

Makoto

Board of directors

Makoto Shiono

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Peeter Saks

Board of directors

Peeter Saks

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Eneken

Finance & risk director

Eneken Napa

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Juri

Finance & Technology Director

Juri Pervjakov

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Advisor

Matts Andersson

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