About us

Why we are building Talbit?

We believe that everyone has the right for purposeful work and a fulfilling career. 

We believe that giving the individual the power to influence on own career goals towards the common purpose creates happy and engaged employees.  We feel that many HR-solutions are not focusing enough on the individuals’ point of view – his or her motivation, ambitions, dreams and goals.

With Talbit, we want to create a the best Talent Development -tool that is used by everyone, especially the employees, is loved, fun and useful for both the organization and the individual.

Talbit Team

Kaisa Savola

Kaisa Savola

Founder & CEO

Fired up about people & talent management and helping companies build their competitive edge by allowing their employees to grow and excel autonomously towards common goals

Background in SAP development and consulting. MBA -degree from Aalto EE.

My vision is to transfer organizations into self-managed ones, bit by bit where individuals plan their own development, to grow and excel and data is used to steer and recognize the employees.

Aleksi Meldo

Aleksi Meldo

Head of Product & Design, Marketing

Background in product and software development, UI/UX design and product marketing. MSc (Tech) in Industrial Engineering. Passionate about entrepreneurship and technology.

Turo Simolin

Turo Simolin

Head of Technology

Software development professional with strong background in web technologies and full-stack software development.

Max Korpinen

Max Korpinen

Head of Business Operations

HR and recruitment professional, with added experience in web development, marketing, user experience and operations.

Bachelor’s degree in Psychology with a focus on organizational psychology, and international Master’s studies in system design and management.

Aspiring polymath with endless curiosity, and deep interest in building companies and products.

Advisors

Maarit Virta

Maarit Virta

Advisor

Maarit has a Ph.D. in Business Administration (knowledge management) and Master’s degree in Social Sciences (organizational communication, sociology).

She works within her firm Virranliike helping organizations and their personnels in knowledge sharing, continuous renewal and learning and Maarit will advice Talbit in these subjects.

Esa Kinnunen

Esa Kinnunen

Advisor

Esa is one of the founders of Nordcloud – one of the fastest growing technology companies in Finland (Deloitte Finland 50, 2016) and has a strong background in international business. He will advise Talbit in Business Development and International Sales.

Tero Rehula

Tero Rehula

Advisor

A former co-founder & CEO at Slurp, a venture backed startup. Hands-on experience on building the business model, figuring out the product/market fit, generating growth and raising funding. Provides concrete advice from a startup founder’s perspective.

Heidi Mankinen

Heidi Mankinen

Advisor

An experienced HR expert with versatile background from consulting in Nokia and is currently acting as an HR for a global technology company. Brings in knowledge of performance management and general HR processes and practices.

Dr. Riitta Lumme-Tuomala

Dr. Riitta Lumme-Tuomala

Advisor

DBA (Doctor of Business Administration), Head of Growth, Director, Russia and Talent Management at Aalto University Executive Education Ltd.

Seppo Niva

Seppo Niva

Advisor

Seppo has over 25 years of experience in organizational management, in service as well as other industries. He has held several management positions such as CEO of StaffPoint Oy, Chairman of the Board of Smile Oy (currently Eezy Oy), and executive team member of Accountor Group.