Frederik has been working as a .NET developer for 3 years. He has worked with the Azure platform from the very start of his career in IT and appreciates the flexibility of the Azure platform and the ongoing expansion of all its features. Frederik is interested in both back-end and front-end development and loves working on complex projects, no matter the business context, designing architectures with a pragmatic long-term approach.
Joona has over 10 years of experience with Microsoft technologies and Azure in wide variety of projects and domains. Beside cloud and software architecture Joona has been focusing last ten years on Security and DevOps.
Roosa is an all-round digital designer, design leader, user researcher and facilitator working with the biggest companies in Finland to startups and academic research since 2013. As a designer, Roosa is naturally curious and always trying to make teams and organizations work better together using Agile principles.
Matias has been tinkering in IT for the past decade with experience ranging from HW and On-prem to all three, big, public clouds. His focus has been shifting strongly towards clouds during the years with the last two spent primarily dabbling with Azure platform. Matias is striving to get ever better with Azure Platform.
Sami has experience in multiple agile software projects in different roles. He is passionate about delivering high-quality software and exceptional customer experiences, and understands the importance of putting the end user at the center of every project.
Timo has over 15 years of experience about different positions in the IT area, mainly focusing on Infrastructure and Operational side. His main interest is in automation, no matter whehter it is process automation or deployment automation.
Saku has worked as a software developer for 5 years and has been involved in projects spanning several different fields such as finance, manufacturing and public institutions. He also has a background in implementing data solutions and business intelligence. His goal is to be a professional who can satisfy customer needs with a broad skillset.
Lauri has worked with cloud and hybrid environments for over 5 years as support specialist and system administrator. After working with all three big cloud services it was Microsoft Azure that truly sparked Lauri's interest in the cloud. Lauri is working as an Azure specialist in Zures CIS team.
Tuomo has over 10 years of experience in developing software using Microsoft technologies. During the years, he has worked as a developer, lead developer and solution architect on large-scale cloud-based SaaS system. Tuomo is a team player with expertise on Azure, desktop and mobile application development.
Antti is a professional data artesan with a long experience in Supply Chains and ERPs. Past half decade he has been participating data projects on and off Microsoft cloud in most roles from reporting generation to data architect.
Jakub has 20+ years of experience of working as a Developer, Solutions Architect, DevOps engineer. He is a problem oriented Architect focusing on delivering what the customer needs. For the last five years he has focused primarily on Microsoft technologies and Azure Cloud. Currently focusing on Solution Architecture, Infrastructure as Code and DevOps for deployment automation.
Sanna is a visually oriented user experience designer interested in human psychology and technology. Sanna enjoys solving issues and creating solutions and doesn't mind getting her hands dirty when learning about user paths and behavior.
Oskari is a data and analytics professional with a background in finance and accounting. He has been working in data platform and data warehouse projects in various roles ranging from engineering and modelling to reporting and project management for over half a decade, last years solely on Azure cloud.
Mika has worked with different Microsoft technologies for over 15 years, ranging from on-premise and hybrid deployments to public cloud solutions. He has consulted a wide range of public and private customers on different security solutions, his main focus areas are platform security and translating customer and business requirements into secure solutions.
Markus has approximately 10 years of experience in IT business in different roles, mainly in on-premise side. He has been working with Azure past year as a consultant and now Azure Specialist in our Continuous services team. Markus is Microsoft certified professional and will keep up to date his knowledge by learning new skills and technologies on Azure side.
Julia is our office all arounder who takes care of our office, events and people. Julia’s background is in psychology and one of her main interests is well-being at work. Julia finds helping others as the best part of her job (baking pancakes for our monthly Brekkies comes second).
Joonas has over 14 years of experience in developing software in and around .NET ecosystem. His main focus is in backend development and he has worked with Azure technologies since 2013. He maintains a high perspective while working on the ground level and takes individuals into account while achieving organizational goals.
Ruben is a passionate Azure Architect. His job is to design and implement reliable, secure and scalable integration and back-end solutions in the Azure cloud. His focus is mainly on architecting and building Azure PaaS solutions. Ruben also has hands-on .NET back-end skills and he is a true team player and team builder.
Markus has nearly 10 years of experience working in fields of analytics, data, and business intelligence. He believes that data can be valuable asset for any company and Azure provides great foundation to deliver that value. Currently he works as data architect, helping to deliver data solutions on top of Azure.
Samu stumbled upon the data world ten years ago and hasn´t looked back since. Since then, he has done everything between data modeling and report designing.
Currently, he works as a data architect designing data-related solutions on top of Azure, making data as valuable as possible for customers.
With over 20 years of technology industry experience, Kenneth has created a diverse business and technical background that provides the knowledge to design, transition and implement exceptional solutions.
Matti has over 15 years of experience in software development. His range of skills includes both backend and frontend development. Matti believes programming is not just about writing code, it's a systematical way of reasoning.
Anssi has nearly 20 years of experience in the IT field, working for large and small companies. Since 2018, he has been focusing on Azure, working as a cloud engineer, cloud architect, and now as a DevOps engineer. His motto is, "anything that can be automated should be automated".
Maxim has 10 years of experience working with several Microsoft technologies. During this time, his focus has shifted from developing on-premises integration services towards designing and building full Azure PaaS-solutions, ensuring a fully automated build and release procedure.
Timo has 20+ years of experience in ICT in various different roles, mainly in the telecom industry. He has been working with Azure since 2018 as a consultant, helping customers to utilize Azure services by architecting and governing infrastructure. He's an Azure-certified professional with a passion for scripting and learning new skills and technologies.
After starting to work on his masters’ thesis on hybrid cloud adoption, Niiles found an interest in the public cloud and more specifically Microsoft Azure. Before Zure, he worked in IT support for a few years. Challenges, exciting technologies, and learning new things make work meaningful for him.
Pontus is a data engineer with experience in both large enterprise projects as well as boutique data development. His goal is to build data solutions that provide actual insight and novel information through reports and machine learning. Lately, he has also been focusing on DataOps-related topics.
Virpi has over 15 years of experience in quality assurance and testing. She has been working in several different industries with varying technological solutions. Whether it is test automation or exploratory testing, her main focus is on ensuring that the solution is fit for purpose.
Annina is an experienced quality assurance and testing specialist. She has technical experience from exploratory testing to test automation. Improving software quality is something that makes work meaningful to Annina.
Milja is an experienced combination of business, technology and people. Her background combines project management, service design and consulting in Microsoft Cloud industry. Milja's superpower is in understanding people and processes, and her role includes also HR and Marketing.
Markus Nyholm has five years' experience in web app-, desktop- and mobile development with various modern technologies. In recent years, his focus has been on web apps. He is interested in Azure services and full-stack development but also keeps focus on new frontend technologies.
Sanna’s career started with developing software in the process industry. She has five years of experience in software development, working with various technologies. Lately, she has been focusing on building data solutions in Azure and learning Big Data and Data Science.
Henri has been working with Azure for almost 5 years now, mainly focusing on the managed Azure concept but is no stranger to the hybrid environments. He has good knowledge about different Azure services from IaaS to PaaS. Henri has worked as a specialist and as a consultant to help customers to move and utilize Azure services.
Matias puts together the mindsets of Design, Agile, and Tech, mixed with some empathy, business thinking, and a healthy drive. 17+ years of experience in different software development roles gives a great perspective to bring together users, customers, and team members. If you need help in concepting your vision, digging into fine details of user experience and behavior, or elevating project collaboration with workshops and design thinking, have a chat with Matias!
Tero is an experienced hands-on expert in designing and implementing cloud BI solutions. Currently, he is especially interested in machine learning in Azure and architectural design on data-related solutions.
Ville is a data professional who loves to refine raw data to useful knowledge. Last years he has been working with Microsoft data stack and focusing on the reporting end of the data management process.
Jukka has over 25 years of experience in the IT business, mainly in the finance- and public sectors. He has worked with Microsoft technologies since 2008, and for the last 9 years with infrastructure and CI/CD-pipelines. Jukka knows Azure DevOps and Infrastructure as Code intimately, and is especially excited with re-usable infrastructure code for Azure.
Ilkka is an experienced, user-centric, and open-minded software professional with broad experience of Microsoft Cloud. Ilkka’s greatest strength is in detecting, understanding, and defining business problems and then actively driving solution development.
Mark has been nerding on for 20+ years as a specialist, consultant, trainer, architect, etc. He's currently working at Zure's Continuous Services team, helping clients to get to the cloud in a fashionable manner. Mark worked previously at Microsoft, helping customers and partners with Azure Infrastructure related things.
Tuomas has 12+ years of experience working as a software developer, consultant, and architect. He is a Microsoft certified Azure developer and a solutions architect. His strongest areas of expertise lie in back end development and CI/CD automation.
Antti's career started in the world of building automation. From there he moved to use Microsoft technologies as a Software Developer. In total, he has six years of experience which four with .NET. Currently, Antti is interested in applying lasting architectural approaches in development.
Kristina is a financial manager with a positive attitude. She's not scared when it comes to the crunch. She has work experience from many different areas and has always had the drive to promote her career. Numbers have always been close to her heart, and her motivators are helping others and being successful. She is responsible for financial management at Zure and she keeps everything tied together. Through numbers, she creates growth and success for Zure.
Ville's career began in the process industry, where he developed software with .NET-technologies. After a few years, he started using Azure IaaS and PaaS solutions. He has accumulated about 4 years of experience and now focuses on backend development and monitoring solutions.
Iiro has accumulated about 5 years of experience working with .NET technologies among other development and administrative responsibilities. He has a full-stack skillset with a specialty in backend development. Iiro has a passion for writing good, maintainable code and creating software that he can be proud of.
Pekka’s career in the IT business started from industrial automation. During more than 10 years of career, he has participated in demanding projects all the way from requirement management to end-user training. Currently, Pekka is interested in Azure data engineering and home automation.
Ville has over 15 years of experience working as a .NET developer. He has had a chance to build many kinds of projects in the public sector and the private sector with .NET and web technologies. Topics that make Ville's socks spin at the moment are around Azure cloud service and modern web technologies.
With almost 20 years of experience in IT as an architect, developer, and team lead, Pieter has worked on numerous projects. He has experience in platform, system and solution design and project management.
Glenn is a Microsoft Azure & Internet of Things MVP. He has over 15 years of experience working with Microsoft technologies. Currently, he’s focused on designing and building secure, scalable cloud-based solutions on Microsoft Azure.
Juho has over five years of experience in software development. He has been working in the public and private sectors with multiple technologies and platforms. He is interested in many areas of IT technology.
Timo has 20 years of experience in designing and implementing software systems for private and public sector companies, with Microsoft technologies of course.
He has worked in eg. architect, developer, and team leads roles. Timo is interested in to develop backend systems on the Azure platform.
Kimmo has been in the role of developer for over 20 years focusing on technologies provided by Microsoft. Over time he has been familiarized both in web, backend, and also integration development. Recently, Kimmo's been interested in microservices and related technologies and design patterns.
Olli has over ten years of broad experience in IT-Business and software delivery projects. In the last five years, Olli has solved the challenges of his customers exclusively with Microsoft cloud technologies in a senior role. Olli is considered as one of the nicest consultants in Finland.
Mikko has over 15-year experience as a .Net Developer. He also has an experiment working as an Architect in various software projects in which he has designed Integration Architecture and Software Architecture for Software Systems. Mikko has designed implementations and implemented them as a developer.
Aleksi has over fifteen years of experience in IT business using Microsoft technologies. He has been concepting, planning, and delivering services in Finnish enterprises his whole career. Last ten years Aleksi has been solving customers’ business problems with Microsoft Cloud -platform.
Pasi has over 6 years of experience working with Microsoft products and has a broad knowledge of Azure services ranging from IaaS all the way to serverless offerings. During his time in the industry, he has worked as a cloud architect, developer, systems administrator, and project manager. Pasi is currently focusing on DevOps, cloud automation, and application development on Azure.
Ari solves the needs and challenges in business processes and IT environments with modern cloud technology. He finds suitable technologies and recommendations on how to design and implement secure, robust and cost-effective solutions. Ari has worked with Microsoft technologies since 2001.
Iiro has been working for over 17 years as a developer, designer, and application architect in multiple demanding software projects and applications. Iiro has extensive experience in working with enterprise-level, global software systems. He has used the Microsoft development stack for his entire career in software development. Currently, he’s designing and implementing solutions on Microsoft Azure.
Anssi has over 10 years of experience in developing web and mobile applications. He has a strong background in backend development, but for the last few years, his main focus has been on frontend, mobile, and Azure technologies.
Janne has 10 years of experience in software development using Microsoft's technologies. During this time he has worked as a developer, project manager and as a team leader. He is experienced in all phases of software projects from requirement definition to implementation. Current interest includes Azure and machine learning.
Okko has over 15 years of experience with Microsoft technologies. He is very knowledgeable about Application Lifecycle Management (ALM & DevOps), Service Management, and Enterprise Cloud Architectures.
Joonas has built systems with Microsoft technologies since 2015. He is a Microsoft Azure MVP. He is an experienced trainer and one of the world's most active gurus on Azure AD questions in Stack Overflow.
Jaakko is well marinated IT specialist. For over 25 years of his career he has seen it all from Cobol and Oracle Forms, through .NET coding to SharePoint. For the past eight years he has been working with Azure, specifically API Management and all flavours of Governance and Architecture. On top of this, Jaakko is also a professional musician and operates in various bands as an composer and bass player.
Sami has worked in product and software development projects for large and small companies using Microsoft technologies almost 30 years. He has experience in different roles ranging from developer to director, his passion is in architectures and backend development and naturally Azure.
Olli has worked in IT on a wide scale of technologies and different systems since 2005. He holds high-quality applications that bring added value to users, application lifecycle management, and solving technical problems close to his heart.
Rami is interested in finding solutions that enable designing and developing projects to reflect the project's quality and usability requirements. He has wide experience in developing for the desktop, browser, and the cloud on Microsoft technologies. Rami has over 10 years of experience in systems design and development.
Pasi has +20 years of experience in both small and very large IT systems. He's worked with projects and products as a developer, architect, and technical project manager. Resolving business challenges efficiently with modern systems is close to Pasi's heart.
Mika has been a developer and an architect on Microsoft technologies since 2001. He is an expert in creating demanding and scalable distributed systems. Mika is passionate about new technologies, and he can most often be found listening to the latest technology podcasts. He's also built Windows 10 Universal Apps.
Juval has over 15 years of IT experience. He sees the IT development field from multiple points of view, since he has worked as a tester, developer, specialist, consultant and an executive. Before joining our group Juval developed BI-solutions on Microsoft stack for the largest companies in Finland.
Sakari is responsible for the vision, brand, and quality of Zure. He is a Microsoft Regional Director and an Azure MVP. He has over 20 years of experience of creating custom software, and 10 years of experience from Azure. He is the founder of Finland Azure User Group (FAUG) and a co-host at Finnish podcast Ikkunastudio.
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