Pontus Stråhlman is a serial entrepreneur and recently a full time angel investor and FiBAN board member. Pontus started angel investing in 2014, and has been an active member in the investment community ever since. He is also the lead angel in the syndication that is behind the investment prize in the winner of the Slush 2016 Pitch100 competition.
Jan-Erik is a managing partner and co-founder of Helsinki Ventures, a startup accelerator focused in digital innovation in Russia and East Europe. During his 15+ years in startup business, Jan-Erik has experience as entrepreneur, accelerator and early stage angel investor, including advisor and director seats in promising startups. Having lead innovative teams in professional services, technology, UX and marketing communication, Jan-Erik loves disruptive ideas, creativity and uncompromising execution.
Juhani Polkko is the founder and CMO of Helsinki-based marketing and PR agency San Francisco, and the founding editor of the Startup100 media. He started his startup career in Silicon Valley in 2004 and since then has worked with over 100 startups as well as with venturing units of e.g. Nokia and Daimler in various roles. Juhani is a FiBAN member and one of the most connected persons in the Finnish and Nordic startup scene.