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Powering EUR-ASIAN Trade

Powering EUR-ASIAN Trade

Creating access and opportunities in Southeast Asia
for Nordic small and mid cap companies.

Connecting Our Clients to Influence

Success in Asia is dependent upon having access to the real influencers. We ensure for our clients the connections to the actual decision makers in
Southeast Asia.

Providing Vital Knowledge

We provide unique intelligence and analysis to power strategic decisions. Our clients choose a path to truly understanding their target market to achieve sustainable success.

Insights

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Services

Polku

A market leading approach to internationalisation.

Viima

Delegations 2.0 for both the private and public sector.

Routa

A customizable research product covering selected Asian regions.

services

Polku

A market leading approach to internationalisation.

Viima

Delegations 2.0 for both the private and public sector.

Routa

A customizable research product covering selected Asian regions.

Management

Jyrki Ritvala

Jyrki Ritvala

Chairman

After his esteemed career as a lawyer, Jyrki Ritvala held important positions at Finnish State Owned Enterprises and government agencies such as Executive Vice President of Oy Sisu-Auto Ab and Director General of Vehicle Administration AKE.

In 2009, Mr. Jyrki was appointed by the President of Finland as Councilor of Transport and Communications.

As Chairman of UUKU Consulting Oy Mr. Jyrki is dedicated to using his vast experience to encourage Finnish companies to embark on international business ventures with long-lasting success.

Juha Ritvala

Juha Ritvala

Founder, CEO

Mr. Juha Ritvala has over a decade of experience as a consultant on the Asian market working across multiple business sectors.

As a long-term friend to the Kingdom of Thailand, Mr. Juha is keen on seeing the relationship between Finland and Thailand grow on both a commercial and cultural level.

Mr. Juha believes that business should always be a force of good, and is driven to create world-wide benefits supported by Finnish know-how, particularly in the field of education.

Samu Järvisaari

Samu Järvisaari

CFO

After 5 years of studies and work in Asia, Mr. Samu Järvisaari developed a deep understanding of the regional economies, cultures and languages.

He graduated from ABAC University of Bangkok in year 2018 with a BBA in Finance and Marketing.

Mr. Samu, heading up UUKU’s research division as our chief analyst, uses his years of experience to meet the intelligence demands of both Finnish and international clients.

Roope Kangas

Roope Kangas

COO

After a career as a professional golfer, Mr. Roope is now focusing his drive and ambitions towards the world of business.

Educated at the renowned Aalto University School of Business of Helsinki, and with a passion for entrepreneurialism, Mr. Roope, in his role as COO, is devoted to bringing success to UUKU Consulting Oy clients and partners in Asia.

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