Partner, CEO
Educational Consultant,  
Masters in Educational Sciences 

Ilona has over 30 years experience from being a teacher, and from leadership positions from different schools both public and private.  She is specialised in phenomenon based learning, inquiry, student participation, and sustainability issues. 

Before setting up her own business she was a whole city wide Education Consultant for the City of Helsinki.  

She has a over 25 years of experience from training teachers in Finland nationwide and now more internationally. 

Ilona also acts as a researcher in a research group on Pedagogy of Concrete Utopias at the University of Helsinki.


Co-Founder, Ph.D.
Research and Online learning strategist

Digital learning specialist with strengths in designing, implementing, and evaluating online/blended learning solutions. Mohsen has research experience in technology-enhanced learning, online learning design and MOOCs (massive open online courses).

 With a strong passion about educational innovations, Mohsen has advanced knowledge of e-learning and and a wide variety of learning technologies and learning management systems. 

He is experienced in educational project coordination, training and organizational development, and instructional design providing online/ blended learning solutions in education, public, and business sector.  Mohsen Saadatmand is also a postdoc researcher at the University of Helsinki.


Technical Lead
Software developer

In his carrier as a Software Developer, Noel has been wearing multiple hats as a programmer, product manager, strategist or consultant and this has given Noel an unique ability to adopt different techniques to solve complex problems.


Social media presence

Elsa's specialty is being aware of emerging social services, products, and news related to education. She has a vast knowledge of competitive landscapes in social media.  


Partner, Chairman of the Board

Simo Taimela has over 35 years experience of entrepreneurship and he is a board professional.  Simo has a long experience from development of digital services. He is also a sought after consultant on business leadership and management. He also leads his research group at the University of Helsinki.