Collaborate for Growth 2020

Our Team

We with our partners are passionate about bringing people together to work and collaborate for growth.

Tapio Peltonen

CEO, Founder

tapio.peltonen@eexglobal.com
+358 40 503 4939

Original thinker and tinkerer, rare practical strategist, who excels in figuring out what to do next, even with completely new stuff. Saving the Finnish economy as a hobby.

”Innovator’s innovator - Tapio creates bridges across industrial and cultural boundaries, and takes care of his people (and their dogs).”

Elisa Kitunen

Country Manager, Finland

elisa.kitunen@eexglobal.com
+358 44 588 6029

Heading the operations with a purposive but gentle way. Loves to help our participants to step out of their comfort zone. Champion oarswoman, guaranteed to pull our common boat faster.

”Elisa is a playful communicator with fresh ideas. She really enjoys being around innovative people.”

Eevi Vaahto

Development Manager

eevi.vaahto@eexglobal.com
+358 40 1429881

Management-professional who fondly believes sharing is the best way to learn. What really sets the mood for her are innovative and sustainable solutions in business. Outside the office she is balancing life between CrossFit and yoga.

"The most energetic person. Eevi did a courageous jump from the world of banking into a startup."

Heini Karppinen

Head of Learning Development

heini.karppinen@eexglobal.com
+358 40 7551803

Solving business challenges related to interactive and collaborative learning opportunities is her area of inspiration and expertise. She is curious about how the platform economy is changing the world – especially how we work and collaborate.

“Heini is one of those people who loved teamwork back in school! She is fun to work with and always making sure everyone can use their strengths and develop their skills!”

Deborah Ferro Burke

Senior specialist

debbie@deborahburke.com
413-281-9148

More than 30 years experience in developing people and leading change in large companies. She played the key role of the GE’s ground-breaking management development change methodologies (Work-Out, Change Acceleration Process and Six-Sigma).

"Coach, PhD and human leader – all in the same package! Big-hearthed top leadership professional from Massachusetts. She has the cutest dog called Princess."

Advisory Board

Tom Miller

Head Of Development, Hypo

Kirsi Hellsten

Co-Founder, COO, Talent Design

Hanna Reijonen

Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Posti Group

Mika Videman

Entrepreneur & Managing Director, Videman Renewal

Jouni Turunen

VP of Human Resources, Orion

Sami Ärilä

EVP, People and Culture, Ilmarinen

Samuli Manninen

Entrepreneur, Magic Add

Saara Roine

Senior Advisor, Make it Right Helsinki