• Former high school math + computer science teacher
  • Currently an IT and realestate entrepreneur
  • Multiple board memberships
  • Avid functional fitness / CrossFit hobbyist since late 2020

Latest work experience


2018 - Present
Niilokodit Oy, Finland

Real estate investment company started in February 2018. I’ve been doing real estate investing since autumn 2011; with this new company adding more structure to operations. In 4/2018-9/2019 we completed a major realestate development project in Kuopio, Finland in which 35 apartments were split into 70 smaller apartments.

Founder / Creator

2015 - Present
Nettiniilo Oy, Finland

Besides being the name of my company, Nettiniilo is the name of a customized Wifi access point device that I’ve created and of which I’ve sold at least one unit to over 70 % of all Finnish high schools (March 2015 - April 2017). The Nettiniilo device streamlines the use of Finnish Matriculation Examination Board’s Abitti exam system in school everyday use.

Founder / Content Creator / Developer

2011 - Present website, Finland is a website featuring over 1800 educational videos covering topics in high school math, physics, chemistry and biology in Finnish. has 60 000 - 70 000 monthly active users according to Google Analytics (2017). As there are approximately 110 000 high school students in Finland at any given time, that means roughly 55 - 64 % of Finnish high school students visit the site on a monthly basis. is free for students and teachers to use for studying / teaching. is funded by it’s creators.

Products & services created

These products & services I have created and published as an entrepreneur:

BittiniiloAugmenting Abitti® exam authoring and answer correcting

Description: Bittiniilo is a Chrome/Firefox browser extension for augmenting exam authoring and grading when using the Finnish Matriculation Examination Board’s Abitti® exam system. As of May 2017 pretty much all teachers in Finland who use Abitti® also use Bittiniilo.

Responsibilities: Idea, tech dev, (content) marketing on relevant Facebook groups, support

Tech: Very custom JavaScript to augment an existing system, HTML, CSS

NettiniiloCable replacement for Abitti® exams


Nettiniilo is a WLAN/Wifi access point that’s customized to be used in conjunction with the Matriculation Examination Board of Finland’s Abitti® exam system. What Nettiniilo does is provide connectivity between a local exam server and client (student) machines.

Due to network technical requirements, an existing wifi network cannot be utilized for exam network purpose without major reconfigurations and hence Nettiniilo has been successful. Nettiniilo’s market penetration is over 70 % of all Finnish high schools.

Responsibilities: Everything: idea, hardware sourcing, tech dev, marketing, sales, support

Tech: OpenWrt/LEDE, PHP, Bash, JS, HTML, CSS, C, LigHTTPd, Dnsmasq, …

Opetus.tvThousands of great quality educational high school STEM videos

Description: is the Khan Academy of Finland offering almost 2000 (junior) high school level math, physics, chemistry and biology videos for students and teachers to use for their personal learning and teaching.

Responsibilities: Founder, idea, video creation, video creator coordination, website tech

Tech: Video production technology, hardware and software. WordPress for website.

Positions of trust (besides own companies)

I currently serve and have in the past served on the board of directors of multiple companies.

For non-Finnish readers, Asunto Oy is a Finnish legal entity relating to apartment building management; the positions of trust on boards of Asunto Oy are realestate investment related.

Member of the board

11/2019 - 5/2022
Solenovo Oy

Solenovo Oy operates in the education sector providing primarily administrative techonological solutions to Finnish and international universities. I was invited to join the board based on my background in the edutech sector as well as teaching experience.

Member of the board

10/2017 - 4/2021
Jyväs-Parkki Oy

Parking operator of the city of Jyväskylä, Finland

Member of the board

10/2020 - 5/2022
Kiinteistö Oy Jyväskylän Rahtiasema

Founder, member of the board

12/2013 - present
Eduhakkerit Oy

Chairman of the board, Member of the board

6/2018 - 5/2022, 5/2022 - present
Asunto-osakeyhtiö Kuopion Pahkaneula

Managed and funded a massive realestate development project in 2018-2019 with my business partner; 16 apartments (82m² each) were split into 16+16 smaller apartments (32.5m² and 49m²).

Member of the board

6/2018 - 5/2022
Asunto-osakeyhtiö Kuopion Kantoneula

Managed and funded a massive realestate development project in 2018-2019 with my business partner; 16 apartments (82m² each) were split into 16+16 smaller apartments (32.5m² and 49m²).

Chairman of the board

6/2014 - present
Asunto-osakeyhtiö Jyväskylän Kirrinkytö

Chairman of the board

6/2015 - present
Asunto-osakeyhtiö Kuopion Kotikumpu

Chairman of the board, member of the board

6/2016 - 5/2017, 6/2017 - 5/2018
Asunto-osakeyhtiö Lohjan Rustholli

Chairman of the board

6/2017 - present
Asunto Oy Jyväskylän Helokantalot

Member of the board

6/2012 - present
Asunto Oy Jyväskylän Kangaspuistikko

Member of the board

6/2014 - 12/2018, 10/2022 - presents
Asunto Oy Hyvinkään Jussilanpuisto

Chairman of the board

6/2017 - 5/2022
Asunto Oy Jyväskylän Asunto

Member of the board 6/2017-8/2021, then chairman of the board

Chairman of the board

6/2020 - present
Asunto Oy Kuopion Matkusniemen Ranta

Vice member of the board

1/2021 - present
Asunto Oy Puijonpankko

Chairman of the board / Member of the board

8/2021 - 6/2022 / 6/2022 - present
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