Meet our team

Our headquarters are located in Luxembourg, in the heart of Europe, and the core team consists of professionals with varied backgrounds - and nationailities.  The team has a broad experience working with both corporates and young innovations, launching to new market areas  and strategically growing businesses,, in categories like Fintech, Medtech, ICT, AI, e-commerce and retail, FMCG and industrial manufacturing.

 

Our team includes specialists in market research, communications and marketing, business development and technical solutions.

 

Beyond the core team, we sit at the heart of Luxembourg’s business community and pull in a wide network of external industry experts across Europe to support projects with specialist knowledge requirements.

MANAGEMENT
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James is the Head Strategist with a broad experience in bringing various ideas to market.

James Monnat

CEO
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Soyeh is responsible for financial planning as well as leading Account Management for South-Korea.

Soyeh Kim

Chief Financial
Officer
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Strategic marketing, branding, digital business, digital marketing, sales and marketing alignment.

Juho Wallenius

Chief Strategy
Officer
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Steve has experience with a variety of complex technical innovations and is responsible for the technical development.

Steven Allen

Chief Technology
Officer
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PROJECTS
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Karen is our key coordinator for helping  South Korean innovations succeed in Europe.

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Karen Hyojin Kye

Project
Leader
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Irene is managing marketing and sales strategy projects for global and local accounts.

Irene Mäkelä

Project
Leader
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Saranya is responsible for projects that require technical execution and coordination.

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Saranya Valsarajan

Technical Project
Manager
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MARKET RESEARCH
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Roland is the head of the research team and research networks.
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George is coordinating research projects, conducting interviews and preparing documentation.

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Roland Kampa

George Penn

Research
Director
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Research
Analyst
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COMMUNICATIONS
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Andy is a brand strategist, and has a vast experience managing global brands and marketing campaigns.

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Silje has developed brand visuals for both MasonBower and Foundry and brings creative support in client projects.

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Andy Chisholm

Silje-Marie Molland

Head of Strategy
and Brand
Graphic
Designer
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ADMINISTRATION AND 
COORDINATION
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Anne-Maria is responsible for office management, meetings and general administration.
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Marie is responsible for legal advisory, contracts and negotiations.

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Anne-Maria Sikkonen

Marie Screve

Office
Manager
Senior Legal
Counsel
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EXTERNAL ADVISORS
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Ben is acting as an industry expert for IoT, AI and other high-tech topics.
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Andy H is a creative director for copy-writing with broad experience with global brands.

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Doug is an Art Director with broad experience with global brands.

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Ben Heyerdahl

Doug Foreman

Andy Howarth

Maarten Bleijerveld

Strategic
Advisor
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Advisor
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Creative
Consultant
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