Mikko is the CEO and co-founder of Trading Strategy, an algorithmic trading solution for decentralised finance. Over the past decade, he has been acting as the CTO of a host of companies, both in Europe and the US. Mikko was co-founder of TokenMarket – a blockchain fundraising platform that helped to raise over $350 million for its clients. In the early crypto years, Mikko was the CTO of LocalBitcoins, a peer-to-peer cryptocurrency exchange.
Mikko is one of the first Ethereum smart contract auditors and developers. He has also worked with various other blockchains including Bitcoin, NEAR, Cosmos and Solana. Before becoming an entrepreneur, Mikko did a career in Python and open source development, having 25 years of experience in web, mobile and blockchain development. Mikko holds an MSc. in Industrial Engineering and Management from the University of Oulu.