Overview

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Primary Role
CTO @
Investments
6 Investments in 5 Companies
Gender:
Male
Location:
Tallinn
Website:
https://www.starship.xyz/ahti-heinla/
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Person Details

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Ahti is the CEO, CTO and co-founder in Starship Technologies, a startup that intends to disrupt last-mile delivery by introducing self-driving local delivery robots.

He is also a co-owner in Ambient Sound Investments, a private investment vehicle launched by Estonian Skype co-founders.Ahti conducts technical reviews of all ASI's potential investments. His experience and knowledge as a system architect is invaluable in assessing and managing ASI's portfolio companies.

Ahti picked up programming at the early age of ten, his fascination with all things technical resulting in him being the lead technical architect at Skype. Ahti has also worked on artificial intelligence, 3D graphics engines, signal processing, and building mobile phones.

Out of the office, Ahti dons his running gear to enjoy orienteering and adventure racing events, where navigation is his strong-point.

Jobs (6)

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Current

Team Member

Co-Founder, CEO, & CTO

CTO

2008 - Current   (over 8 years)

Owner

Nov, 2005 - Current   (almost 11 years)
Past
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Ended
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Company
Dec, 2007
Dec, 2010
Founder
2003
Aug 31, 2008
Founding Engineer, Chief Technical Architect

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Investments (6)

DateInvested InRoundDetails
Dec, 2014$4M / Series APersonal Investment
Mar, 2014€360k / SeedPersonal Investment
Jan, 2014€500k / SeedPersonal Investment
Nov, 2013$200k / SeedPersonal Investment
Mar, 2011$90k / SeedPersonal Investment
Mar, 2011$70k / AngelPersonal Investment

Education (1)

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