Antti Kokkinen
Chair Advisory Board

Antti is a senior investment executive specialising in the wireless industry. Previous roles include co-founder Nokia Venture Partners & BlueRun Ventures. Last portfolio exit was successful trade sale of Waze to Google for $1 Billion. Since 2013, Antti has started his own angel investment firm based in Helsinki, Finland.

Scotty Vanderwel
Advisory Board Member

Scotty is a seasoned telecom executive with who spent 10 years leading Rogers Communications Inc. corporate strategy. His focus as SVP Corporate Strategy was driving improved customer experiences, driving operational efficiencies, business process change with a core focus on ROI driven outcomes leveraging automation and digitization.

Andrew Rainone
Advisory Board Member

Andrew spent 19 years at T-Mobile USA retiring as the Vice President of Enterprise & Global Accounts a $325 million dollars business. He built the team from scratch and oversaw the integration and rationalization of the T-Mobile and Sprint B2B teams focussed on these accounts.

Owen Sagness
Advisory Board Member

Owen spent 20 years at Microsoft in a country leadership position. He finished his tenure at Microsoft in the UK running their Advertising & Online Business. In Canada Owen ran a $600 million dollar P&L for Microsoft Canada. After his time with Microsoft he has been focussed on bringing innovative start-ups to market.

Armand Toonen
Advisory Board Member

Armand is a former Chief Marketing Officer for Consumer & B2B and former Chief Commercial Officer for one of France Telecom (Orange) subsidiaries in the Caribbean and Latin America markets. Armand now focuses on ‘scale-up’ technology companies, helping with business development and realising sustainable growth.