Artturi Tarjanne has over 25 years of entrepreneurial Infocom industry experience. Mr. Tarjanne is well known and referenced in Finland for his track record as one of the pioneering successful software entrepreneurs and organizers of industry interests at large. He is also a sought after mentor and advisor for Infocom entrepreneurs.
Mr. Tarjanne is deeply networked in the Finnish technology start-up community and has served as a board member or advisor in over a dozen early stage Infocom companies. He is an active contributor in several Finnish private and public organizations and has served as a board member in e.g. the Finnish Venture Capital Association (FVCA), the Finnish Software Entrepreneurs Association, and several technology programmes of TEKES, the National Technology Agency of Finland.
In 1997, Mr. Tarjanne founded AT Consulting Ltd offering management consulting services for information technology entrepreneurs. In 1992, Mr. Tarjanne co-founded Solid Information Technology Ltd, the leading developer of embedded data management platforms later acquired by IBM. Acting as the CEO of Solid, Mr. Tarjanne was given the annual Innosuomi Award (“Innovation Finland”) by the President of Finland.