CTO / CIO, Yle
Janne has extensive senior management experience in converging IT, telecom and broadcasting industries. Before his career at Yle (National Broadcasting Company of Finland) Janne worked for the big Scandinavian operator TeliaSonera for a long time. During that period, he was in charge of large operative and expert organisations, had P&L responsibility for large product areas, as well as product development and management in an international context. Janne was also in charge of TeliaSonera IPTV operations in Scandinavia for couple of years. He has served on many company boards in Finland and abroad. Janne has worked over seven years at Yle being in charge of all our operations including distribution, technology, IT and production. Janne’s key focus areas are digital services, emerging technologies and the radical changes transforming the technology base and operating models of media companies.