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Avidly Management team

Management Team

Jesse Maula

Jesse Maula

CEO
Born in 1976

Main occupation

CEO

Education

M.Soc.Sc

Key work experience

Idean Enterprises Oy, Chief Design Officer, Co-Founder
Idean Enterprises Oy, Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder
Idean Enterprises Oy, Vice President, Design

Key positions of trust

Member of the board of advisors, SOK
Member of the board, BDS Bynfo Oy

Shareholding in company

-

Hans Parvikoski

Hans Parvikoski

CFO
Born in 1973

 

Education

MM.Sc. (Econ.), Lappeenranta University of Technology 

Key work experience

Digitalist Group, CFO
Idean Enterprises, CFO
Aalto University School of Business, Head of Finance
Basware Plc., VP, Business Control
Basware Plc., VP, Financial Shared Services Center
Ixonos Plc., Financial Manager
Raute Plc., North America, Director Finance and Administration
Luottokunta, Financial Manager
Carnegie Investment Bank, Head of Finance
KPMG, Auditor

Key positions of trust

-

Shareholding in company

-

Ismo Nikkola

Ismo Nikkola

Deputy CEO, joined Avidly in 2015
Born in 1970

Main occupation

Executive Vice President, Deputy CEO

Education

M.Sc. (Econ.)

Key work experience

The Family Inc. Advertising Network Oy, Managing Director
Zeeland Oyj, Vice President, advertising business
Strategismo Oy, Managing Director
Fazer Bakeries Finland, Marketing Director 
SEK&Grey, Team Leader

Key positions of trust

AMIN EMEA, Board member (2014–)
Inline Market Evolution Oy, Board member (2015)
Helsingin Kisa-Veikot ry., johtoryhmän jäsen (2016–)

Area of responsibility

International customers, strategy

Shareholding in company

58,918 shares

Ingunn Bjøru

Ingunn Bjøru

COO, joined Avidly in 2018
Born in 1989

Main occupation

COO, International operations

Education

University of East Anglia
BA Hons, Society, Media and Culture, Society, Media and Culture, 2008–2011

Key work experience

Avidly Plc, COO of international operations
Avidly Plc, Country Manager, Norway and COO of Inbound Business 
tobecontinuedcontent, consultant
Inbound Group AS, CEO 
Inbound Group AS, IMC Manager  
Idium AS, Digital Marketing consultant 
Findexa Forlag AS, Project Manager 

Shareholding in company

5 950 shares through 100% owned Amrap Holding AS (nominee registered) 
Teea Björklund

Teea Björklund

COO, joined Avidly in 2017
Born in 1976

Main occupation

COO, Finnish operations

Education

M. Sc. (Econ.)

Key work experience

Avidly Plc, VP Strategy & Creative
Avidly Plc, Head of B2C, Client Service Director
Valio Oy, Category Business Manager, Marketing Manager

Key positions of trust

-

Area of responsibility

Advertising and insight business, COO of Finnish operations had of sales in Finland, head of Helsinki office 

Shareholding in company

7,438 shares