Mr. Ari Ketola is a Finnish entrepreneur with extensive experience building growth organizations for sales and marketing. He orchestrated the successful expansion of the fashion brand Esprit from a market newcomer into one of the leading brands in Finland with operations also in the Baltic countries & Russia. Mr. Ketola is the inventor of Ductor technology as well as its co founder / early state financier and is the company’s CEO.
Mr. Veikko Latvala is the original founder of the Ductor idea and an inventor with considerable entrepreneurial experience. He co-founded Ductor Corp and is a board member specializing in strategy and recruitment.
Mr. Timo Ahopelto is a diverse serial entrepreneur and investor. He was the founding CEO of CRF Health, the world leader in electronic Patient Reported Outcomes software and services for clinical R&D, today serving 18 of the top 20 pharmaceutical companies in the world. He has held key roles and invested in disruptive growth companies in media and telecoms (Blyk), biotechnology (Oncos Therapeutics), therapeutic devices (Valkee), diagnostics (Arctic Diagnostics) and advanced technology (ZenRobotics). Currently, he is Founding Partner at Lifeline Ventures, an early-stage investor in Helsinki, Finland.