Pentti Heikkinen

Chairman, Gateway TechnoLabs Finland

Pentti is the Chairman, Gateway TechnoLabs Finland Oy of Finnish joint venture Gateway TechnoLabs Finland. He has an extensive 27 years of experience in IT Service and Product businesses, of which more than 20 years is in Executive Group Management positions in international IT service companies, like TietoEnator Corp (current Tieto) where Pentti latest held the Group CEO Position and in CapGemini Finland.

He has an extensive international business experience. He has run businesses in 27 countries with rich knowledge in M&A, divestments and outsourcing with a track record of close to 100 transactions and 3 cross-border mergers. Pentti took his first steps in offshore field in the late 1990s. His favorite hobby is playing football. He has played for almost 35 years in different football teams. Pentti holds a Master’s degree in Science (Econ.), majored in Computer Science (Business Economics and Marketing), University of Jyväskylä.

Pentti is also currently a member of the board in many companies including Tecnotree plc and CSC - IT Center for Science Ltd.