Mikko HietanenCOO at DreamQuark
As COO at DreamQuark, Mikko Hietanen is in charge of delivering DreamQuark’s customer-oriented product roadmap and implementation projects to serve the company’s global wealth management customer base. In this role, Mikko oversees the company’s development and operations teams, including the data science team and IT security. Mikko has been with DreamQuark since 2020 when he joined the company initially as Chief Revenue Officer.
Prior to joining DreamQuark, from 2018 to 2019, Mikko worked as the Chairman of Io-Tahoe, an innovative machine learning data discovery company based in London and New York.
Mikko has had a long career in IT sales. From 2014 to 2017, he worked as the Business Development Director at BAE Systems Applied Intelligence. In this role, Mikko was driving the engagement with Applied Intelligence’s commercial and government customers as well as partners globally around the topics of Cyber Defence, Financial Fraud and Digital Transformation.
From 2010 – 2014 he worked at Nokia Networks holding the positions of Global Head of OSS Sales and Head of Sales for Core networks and software for Europe and Latin America. He joined Nokia in 2010 from SAP where he had been the Head of Sales for SAP’s Consumer and Pharmaceutical Industries in EMEA.
Prior to this, Mikko had worked as the CEO of Agillic, a leading Software-as-a-Service vendor for Customer Analytics and Interactive Marketing. Between 1999 and 2006 Mikko worked at Siebel Systems and Oracle Corporation, lastly as VP EMEA for Siebel Communications, Media and Energy. Mikko started his career at Accenture in his native Finland, where he worked as a management
consultant and project manager in telecoms industry projects in Finland and in Italy.
Mikko is based in London … but spends as much time in Paris as the authorities will allow.