Our Board Team

Tapani Liuhala

Chairman of the Board

Tapani Liuhala is the Chairman of the Piceasoft Board of Directors. Tapani is the CEO of Elenia Oy and is a member of the Elenia Oy’s Board and the Chairman of the Elenia Palvelu Oy and Elenia Finance Oyj. Tapani is also the Chairman of the Board of Financelitas Oy. Tapani held various managerial positions in the line of energy business in the last 25 years. Before that he was entrepreneur and he sold his companies in 1990.

Risto Kivipuro


Risto Kivipuro is a co-founder of Piceasoft and Vice-Chairman of the Piceasoft Board of Directors. Risto has spent 13 years with Nokia and held director roles of various global software operations like Club Nokia and Nokia PC Suite in former Mobile Phones and Multimedia business groups. Before Nokia Risto was leading TeamWare product development in Fujitsu and ICL. At Piceasoft Risto has worked as management team advisor for company governance, business strategy, strategic partnerships and leadership development. Risto was Piceasoft Chairman during its ramp up phase, 2013-2018.

Jani Väänänen

Co-founder, CTO

Jani Väänänen is Piceasoft’s Chief Technology Officer, co-founder and member of the Board of Directors. Jani is responsible for our research and development. Jani is known as a very skillful software developer and an innovator with multiple patents. Jani has versatile and deep knowledge on the range of technologies including PC connectivity, mobile operating systems, cloud technologies and AI.

Joni Lagerbom

Co-founder, VP of Customer Services

Joni Lagerbom is our Vice President of Customer Services, co-founder and member of Piceasoft Board of Directors. Joni manages Piceasoft’s customer service strategy including support, feedback and product delivery and the overall performance of people and processes to achieve the highest levels of customer satisfaction. Joni has a strong background in software development and customer care of Nokia PC software products for millions of customers.

Jyri Roselius


Jyri Roselius is the Chief Operating Officer, co-founder and member of the Piceasoft Board of Directors. Jyri was leading the company as a CEO during its first years and has grown Piceasoft to a Europe’s leading provider of mobile device lifecycle software. As COO, Jyri oversees business development, industry partnerships and future service innovations at Piceasoft. Before Piceasoft, Jyri worked at Nokia for many years in several management positions. Jyri also has a long experience of international software operations.