Mr.Ollila was appointed as our Chief Executive Officer and a member of our board of directors on 22nd of April, 2022 upon completion of the acquisition of Evasyst. Prior to his appointment as CEO and a director of our Company, Mr. Ollila had acted as CEO and a director of Evasyst since October 31st, 2018. Before joining Evasyst as CEO, Mr. Ollila established a twenty-year legacy of accomplishments as a senior executive and board member throughout the computer gaming, nanotechnology, internet, software, media technology industries. Mr. Ollila was Chief of Staff and VP New Product Innovation at Verve Wireless Inc. from 2015 to 2017 where he was responsible for new product development. At Nokia, over an 8 year period from 2006 to 2014, Mr. Ollila played an integral role in the development and rollout of Nokia’s services and also its long-term technology roadmap and innovation portfolio for smart devices starting as Director of Games Strategy and Industry Marketing and attaining the role of Senior Director, Long Term Technology Roadmap and Innovation Portfolio. Mr. Ollila led Nokia’s first-party publishing business (games), video & photo sharing business, achieving a global reach in the hundreds of millions. Mr. Ollila was also a core member of Nokia’s deal team for Nokia’s and Microsoft’s strategic agreement in 2011. In addition, Mr. Ollila has held numerous board and advisory positions including, Imagine Intelligent Materials (Independent Director), Blind Squirrel Games (Independent Director), EvoNexus (Member of Selection Committee), Adverty (Advisory Board member), Pyze (Advisory Board member), Kadho (Advisory Board member), Kin Wellness (Independent Board Director from January 2016 – October 2017), advisory board of the Game Developers Conference (Mobile), board member of the EMEA Chapter of the Mobile Ecosystem Forum and Chairman of the Board of Physics Middleware provider Meqon Research AB (acquired by Ageia and now an integral part of the NVIDIA PhysX solution) and is a member of Southern California’s start-up incubator EvoNexus’s selection committee. Mr. Ollila has a PhD in Computer Science and an MBA from London Business School.
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