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Jouko Ahvenainen
Works at Grow VC
Attended Helsinki School of Economics
Lives in New York, NY, USA
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It is happening now, finance goes online and mobile.
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I'll be in the next week in Israel, speak there and meet business partners. I still have a couple of time slots to meet more people.
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My latest Telecom Asia column, about startups in Tel Aviv and Oulu, B2B and IoT are emerging.
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Israel Mobile Summit 2014.
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My new Telecom Asia  blog, about clouds, fog, and how decentralized computing models can come back.
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TOP URGENT!

NEW documents!  
We Provide Insurance any risks of Partner in the performance of Final Contract of the Partnership in the First Class International Insurance Company.

This Strategic Proposal is much more important for your Country and for the welfare of the People of your Country, than just talk!

We have money for invest to our Projects in full amount!

For us need a Smart, Ambitious, Reliable, Loyal and Professional in management Partner.
Please understand - for us need Partner - must take Control and Management of the whole process of the Projects implementation and the Management, as the Operator, after each Project is launched into operation. 

Our the Partner will have the ability to Control and Management of the vast Strategic Energy Resources, vast Strategic Financial Resources and huge Political Resources!

We will work with the Partner and have with the Partner ownership of the JV Stock Exchange Holding in strictly according to the Final Contract of the Partnership and the Laws of the UK about Public Companies!

We Provide Insurance any risks of Partner in the performance of Final Contract of the Partnership in the First Class International Insurance Company.

If you have any questions - please, we can discuss them in a conference call by Skype at the agreed time. 
Any fantasy - counterproductive for business of this level!

With the hope of understanding, urgent answer and successful cooperation.

Best regards,
Dr. Nikolay baron von Keler
President & CEO of the Group

E-mail:                               nikolay.von.keler@gmail.com
Skype:                                 dr.nikolay.von.keler
Mobile Phone in Russia:   +79218781390
Office:                                +41225752551
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Occupation
Entrepreneur & Private Investor
Employment
  • Grow VC
    Founder & Chairman, 2011 - present
  • Replicon
    Senior Partner, 2003 - present
  • Springboard Venture Private Ltd (India)
    Board Member, 2009 - present
  • Xtract
    Founder, 2001 - 2009
  • Nokia
    Manager, 1994 - 2000
  • Powerwave
    Region Manager, 2003 - 2004
  • Cap Gemini Ernst & Young
    Strategy Consultant, 2000 - 2001
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Currently
New York, NY, USA
Previously
London, UK - Austin, TX, USA - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - Helsinki, Finland - Urjala, Finland
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Introduction

Jouko is an investor and entrepreneur across the US, Europe and Asia and is active at a senior level with many web and mobile enterprises. His main project now is www.growvc.com, the leading global equity crowd-funding service. With more than 20 years experience in international business management and having been close to many VC deals in past, ranging from 150k USD to 15M USD, Jouko is passionate about the challenges in finding and supporting the next great venture.

Starting his first software company at the age of 16, Jouko then held progressively senior positions at diverse technology firms including Cap Gemini Ernst & Young, Powerwave Technologies Inc., Nokia, and Sonera. He is a pioneer in the field of social media marketing, and played a significant role in developing the first social marketing intelligence solutions for mobile and media companies. Jouko is on the boards of various start-up companies and is a co-founder or seed investor at six companies, including Replicon and Xtract. Jouko is a certified advisor for NasdaqOMX Stockholm and Helsinki early phase company lists.

Jouko regularly speaks at marketing, start-up funding, mobile and web 2.0 conferences including Mobile World Congress, CTIA, and Informa, IIR and others’ conferences around Europe, Asia, and the US. He is also a co-author of the Social Media Marketing book (Futuretext, London, Feb 2009).

Education
  • Helsinki School of Economics
    MBA, 2002 - 2003
  • McCombs School of Business
    Finance, 2002 - 2002
  • Aalto University
    ICT, 1987 - 1992
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