Where are you from?
I have born and lived my whole life in Tampere or nearby towns, currently in Kangasala.
What would you like to tell about yourself?
I am a person who likes to help others succeed. My biggest passion is to make my clients millionaires. This also relates to other areas than work, I really try to go to other people's shoes and help them to grow. Still there is a slight problem, I am very inpatient!
What makes Tampere special for you?
It is a place, where my roots are. I have seen my kids to grow, my parents to get old and there it is: a root cause.
Tell about your professional activities?
I am entrepreneur in Kimmo Rouhiainen Consulting which support early ventures in building teams, sales and sales channels Finland and abroad and giving any other support those persons (not companies) need.
What is your involvement in international activities?
I have been working almost 20 years in international activties and my working language has been English. I have met thousands of people from all over the world and actually I co-founded a Company with Egyptian Medical Doctor Ahmed Shalaby. I have always enjoyed working with internationally minded people.
What is your mission as a Tampere - All Bright! Ambassador?
I want to tell my business partners why Tampere is just about right Place to business. Everything works and mental distances are minimum.
I want also meet new people and make networks to even more support Tampere and Finland which have given me home.
What potential do you see for Tampere in the future?
Tampere could become once more the global industrial laboratory and proof-of-concept place it was when there was eTampere and other great business initiatives. Everything is just about right to be globally recognized starting things place.
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