Primary Role
Head of Nokia Design at Nokia
1 Investment in 1 Company

Person Details


Marko Ahtisaari is CEO and Co-Founder of Dopplr. Marko was born in Helsinki, Finland and raised on three continents in Helsinki, Dar es Salaam and New York.

Marko serves on the board of directors of F-Secure, Newsmill, Artek and WITNESS, and is an advisor to FON the worlds largest WiFi community.

Marko is also part of the team behind Blyk, a free mobile network for young people that is funded by advertising.

Prevously, He worked as Director of Design Strategy at Nokia, which he joined in 2002, focusing on improving user experience.

Marko studied philosophy, economics and music at Columbia University in the City of New York, where he lectured for several years.

Experience (3)

  • 5d96bca9905a1d9de0d39e1cead9ee06


    Head of Nokia Design
    Oct, 2009
  • F3484b576e4da0ac174aead9cc29afb3


    CEO and Co-Founder
    Mar, 2007 - Sep, 2009
  • 94eb9ba58f2d393a930dcd418c0c7d2c


    Head of Brand & Design
    Sep, 2006 - Dec, 2008

Advisory Roles (3)


Investments (1)

  • F3484b576e4da0ac174aead9cc29afb3


    Dopplr is a social networking service enabling frequent travelers to create itineraries of their...

    undisclosed amount  / Angel

    Jan 1, 2007 - Angel Round Details