Management

The members of Optomed's Management Team are presented below.

Seppo Kopsala

Kopsala (born 1978) has been the CEO of Optomed and a member of the Leadership Team since 2005. He founded Optomed in 2004. Previously, Mr. Kopsala was a member of the Board of Directors of Medigo Oy. He holds a Master of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Oulu. He is a Finnish citizen.

Niina Huikuri

Huikuri (born 1977) has been the Vice President, Marketing of Optomed and a member of the Leadership Team since 2018. She joined Optomed in 2018. Previously, Ms. Huikuri has held the positions as Sales Manager (Nordic) and Account Manager and Business Development Manager Finland at Johnson & Johnson and Territory Manager at Boehringer Ingelheim Finland Ky. She holds a Master of Science degree in Business Administration with a Major in Marketing from Oulu University Business School. She is a Finnish citizen.

Sakari Knuutti

Knuutti (born 1984) has been the Chief Legal Officer of Optomed and a member of the Leadership Team since 2019. He joined Optomed in 2019. Mr. Knuutti serves as a member of the Securities Market Association’s Market Practice Board. Previously, Mr. Knuutti has held the positions of Senior Legal Counsel at CGI Inc, Head of Legal and IR at Affecto Plc, and various positions at Ruukki Group Plc. He holds a Master of Laws degree from the University of Helsinki. He is a Finnish citizen.

Lars Lindqvist

Lindqvist (born 1957) has been the Chief Financial Officer and a member of the Leadership Team since 2019. He joined Optomed in 2019. Mr. Lindqvist serves as a member of the Board of Directors of Neonode Inc. Previously, he has served as the Chief Financial Officer of Neonode Inc., Microcell Ltd and Ericsson Mobile Phones AB. He holds a Master of Science degree in Finance from Uppsala University. He is a Swedish citizen.

Markku Myllylä

Myllylä (born 1961) has been the Vice President, Software of Optomed and a member of the Leadership Team since 2018. He joined Optomed in 2018 through the acquisition of Commit; Oy. Mr. Myllylä is the co-founder of Commit; Oy (presently Optomed Software Oy) and has been the Chief Executive Officer of Optomed Software Oy since 2009. He holds a Master of Science degree in Computer Sciences and Economics from the Technical University of Helsinki. He is a Finnish citizen.

Laura Piila

Piila (born 1983) has been the Vice President, Devices of Optomed since 2019 and a member of the Leadership Team since 2015. She joined Optomed in 2010. Prior to becoming the Vice President of Devices of Optomed, Ms. Piila has held several managerial positions at Optomed, including Quality Manager and Business Development Director, as well as the position of Build Manager at Nokia Corporation. She holds a Master of Science degree in Industrial Engineering and Management from the University of Oulu. She is a Finnish citizen.