Chief Executive Officer
Technology, IoT, 5G
Tampere, Finland, Scandinavia
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Teppo Hemiä is the CEO and Board Director of Wirepas, and is a technology and business executive with 20 years of experience from creating, developing and delivering innovative global technology products and solutions. He has experience from several successful business model creations and turnarounds, from early requirements to delivery, from a startup to an established business with half a billion top line.
Teppo Hemiä has been the CEO of Wirepas since the beginning of 2014. Wirepas is already recognized as a disruptive autonomous device connectivity enabler for the billions of connected IoT devices.
Before joining Wirepas Teppo has held several positions at Nokia, STMicroelectronics and ST-Ericsson.
He started in Nokia leading many disruptive new generation mainstream baseband System on Chips and running digital and analog semiconductor portfolio 1998¬2007. He created new platform business with ownership from PnL, marketing, definition and execution to delivery of complete, highly integrated open OS platforms (HW and SW), the NovaThorTM, at STMicroelectronics and ST¬Ericsson 2007¬2013. He has managed more than ten multi¬cultural sites (Europe, India, China), ranging close to thousand people and a worldwide partner network.
Fun fact: He is green but drives Harley Davidson.