Pentti Heikkinen

Chairman of Board, Gateway TechnoLabs Finland Oy

Pentti is the Co-founder and the Chairman of Board, 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 Group CEO Position and CapGemini Finland.

He has an extensive international business experience having run businesses in 27 countries and wide 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 late 1990's.

His favorite hobby is playing football. He has played for almost 35 years in different football teams.

Pentti holds a Master’s Degree at University of Jyväskylä 1985; Master of Science (Econ.) majored in computer science (Business Economics and Marketing).

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