Jaakko Olkkonen is Founder and CEO of Wellmo, and a digital health pioneer with over 20 years of experience from digital health and IT business.
Jaakko led Nokia’s digital health and wellness business with a team of 60 people and cooperated with several other digital health pioneers, such as Pfizer, GSK, Microsoft Health Solutions, Google, Philips, Humana, United Health and Kaiser-Permanente. He founded Wellmo in 2012 and started to develop business around the licensed Nokia’s Wellness Diary mobile application, which had at the time over 1 million downloads. Today, Wellmo helps numerous insurance and health & wellness companies in Europe to bring to market digital services that have real health value for their users. Wellmo is a cloud-based content-agnostic platform that enables effective, engaging and scalable preventive digital health services, built and developed in cooperation with the ecosystem.
Prior to health and wellness business, Jaakko led strategy and business development for multi billion business division of Nokia, and built and managed mobile software businesses. He transformed major corporations such as Nokia and KONE through process re-engineering and IT projects and headed organizations of up to 600 staff.
Jaakko has a solid technology background from the Helsinki University of Technology, where his major was Information Systems.