The jury for the 2017 award

A high-level jury makes the final decision about the CTO of the Year awardee, based on the nominations made on this website before the deadline, 15th of December 2016.

Martin Curley
Professor of Open Innovation, CTO of the Year Europe 2016
Chairman of the jury



Pekka Soini
Director General



Harri Kerminen
Board professional
Former CEO of Kemira


Ilari Kallio
CTO of the Year 2016
Vice President of Research and Development, Wärtsilä



Antti Nivala
CTO of the Year 2016
Founder and CTO, M-Files Corporation




Tomas Hedenborg



Tarja Pääkkönen
Partner and Chairman,
Brand Compass Group, BOARDMAN



Pekka Koponen
CEO, Spinverse
Secretary of the jury