Heikki Nousiainen

Field Chief Technology Officer & Founder

Entrepreneurship Room
Whittle, 3rd Floor

heikki nousiainen


Heikki Nousiainen is Field Chief Technology Officer and one of the founders of Aiven, a next-generation managed cloud services company offering the best open source data technologies to empower businesses around the world and make developers’ lives better.

Having raised a total of $420M at a $3B valuation and scaled Aiven on four continents with headquarters in Helsinki and hubs in Berlin, Boston, Paris, Toronto, Sydney, and Singapore, Nousiainen has a vast knowledge of technology, open source and licenses, IoT and more. He previously worked as a software architect, information security specialist and software engineer for computer software and IT companies, especially driving cloud adoption.