MIKI KUUSI

CEO & Co-Founder, Wolt

 

Miki Kuusi is the CEO and co-founder of the Wolt. Founded in 2014, Wolt helps people discover and get great food on mobile. Previously, Miki ran Slush as co-founder & CEO, where he oversaw the event’s growth from a local, 300-person gathering in Helsinki to one of the leading tech and investor events in the world attended by more than 30,000 people annually, expanding across Europe and Asia. Wired listed Miki as #32 on their top technology influencers in Europe for 2015, while Forbes featured Miki on their 30 under 30 list for 2016.

@MikiKuusi

Evolution of a tech cluster:
Beers & laptops in bedroom
Holy crap XYZ got VC funding
Holy crap so did ABC
We're the next Silicon Valley (laughs)
Local paper says we're the next SV (awkward laughs)
We have our own VCs now
National paper says we're the next SV (stop saying that)

There are good reasons for Finland attracting most venture capital in Europe. If you do not know what those are, visit @SlushHQ next fall. https://t.co/c3zcXPl3Re

Fantastic team - big congrats to the entire team. It’s been a privilege for @northzoneVC to have played a small part in your success https://t.co/7dtWfxIjHd