Quickchannel continues to grow at high speed and we have the fantastic news to share that we have opened up in Finland 😍  🇫🇮

Also we have two new team members onboard, Michael and Tommi. They will work with sales in the Finnish market and we are super happy to have them with us on our future growth journey.

Of course we took the opportunity to ask them a few questions to get to know them better:

MICHAEL EKMAN

Michael Ekman

What is your role at Quickchannel?
Executive Account. My role mainly involves working with sales in Finland, also together with our partners that Quickchannel has already established before the Finnish unit was started.

What made you chose Quickchannel?
Well it’s all about timing. As we live in this exceptional times with Covid-19 and people are working from home and the working habits are changing towards remote working more permanently, Businesses needs to adapt to this and employees needs good tools. Streaming and Conferences tools will have a huge demand now and in the future.

What can you contribute to this company?
My expertise is my know how about the Finnish market, also my background in sales and business development is something that can bring new wings for the sales processes.

What did you do before joining Quickchannel? Quickchannel?
I worked with sales and business development worldwide, in a super tec-savvy startup company with mostly AI – and Full stack developers as colleagues. It was great experience!

What do you like to do on your free time?
On my free time I like to cook great food. To stay healthy I like to do hard workouts in the Gym and Brasilian jiu-jitsu a couple of times in the month, depending on the pandemic situation. What I miss the most is traveling, that’s my, I love exploring new things.

If you have to chose one person, alive or dead, to have dinner with – who would it be and why?
Carl Gustav Emil Mannerheim, Commander in Chief of Finland’s defence forces during WW2. He was a fascinating leader and I heard some great stories about Mannerheim from my deceased grandparents.

TOMMI KIVILEHTO

Tommi Kivilehto

What is your role at Quickchannel?
Account Executive, so basically hunting new logos 😊

What made you chose Quickchannel?
The huge potential of the company in Finland and the chance to be with from the start.

What can you contribute to this company?
The drive to be better everyday, good humor, experience from launching a company to a new market.

What did you do before joining Quickchannel? Quickchannel?
I used to work with Finnish and Swedish SaaS-companies selling communication platforms. Before that I had a long career within sports.

What do you like to do on your free time?
I love traveling, training and also trying to learn to cook (not so successful so far😊 )

If you have to chose one person, alive or dead, to have dinner with – who would it be and why?
My biggest idol Michael Jordan.Get the opportunity to talk about winning mentality.

A warm welcome to Quickchannel Michael and Tommi! 😊