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October 10, 2019

As one of only four Masters of Wine from Finland, Heidi Mäkinen is determined to share her passion and broaden the local palate.

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September 12, 2019

Things have come full circle for Ville Simola, the new CEO of Helsinki-based startup hub Maria 01.

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August 29, 2019

Pauliina Alanen has ventured a long way from her social science studies to become a tech professional, making a pit stop in Silicon Valley on the road to her current post at Finnish artificial intelligence company Silo.AI.

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August 15, 2019

Originally from the UK, Joel Willans is the creator of social media sensation Very Finnish Problems and author of 101 Very Finnish Problems and More Very Finnish Problems.

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July 31, 2019

Verena Rentrop brings positive energy through sweet ‘micro-moments of love’ to offices and events via her company, Chocolate Angel.

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July 3, 2019

Hyeri Cho set out into the world with an open mind and a lot of courage for a 15-year-old. From South Korea to Finnish Lapland, she has made her way down to Helsinki with a story to tell, one of determination and self-reflection.

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June 19, 2019

Originally from China, Alexander Yin has steadily built a career in finance in Finland, pioneering solutions that have caught the attention and collaboration of Alibaba and Finnair along the way. 

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June 5, 2019

Finnish singer-songwriter Sonja Skibdahl moved to Sweden when she was a teenager but still holds Finland close to her heart, especially when she performs her own songs.

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May 22, 2019

In the first instalment of our new series, we get to know development manager Simo Kekäläinen, who is also an aspiring voice actor from Oulu and the host of Polar Bear Pitching.