Petteri Kivimäki is the CTO of the Nordic Institute for Interoperability Solutions (NIIS). The NIIS is an association founded jointly by Finland and Estonia which mission is to develop e-governance solutions, kicking off with the X-Road technology.
Before joining the NIIS, Petteri worked as a technology architect in a leading global professional services company. During years 2014–2017 Petteri worked at the Population Register Centre of Finland as an information systems manager. He was the technical lead of X-Road implementation project in Finland and was coordinating the joint open source development of the X-Road solution between Finland and Estonia.
Petteri holds a Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering from the Metropolia University of Applied Sciences, Finland.
Ville Sirviö is the CEO of the Nordic Institute for Interoperability Solutions (NIIS). The NIIS is an association founded jointly by Finland and Estonia which mission is to develop e-governance solutions, kicking off with the X-Road technology.
Ville Sirviö has international management experience in software, digital service and e-commerce development for leading companies and public administration. His previous roles include CEO, COO, Managing Director, Head of Business Area and Management Board Member in companies ranging from start-ups to listed companies.
Ville has been involved in management consulting and advisory work since 2011. He is a Prosci Certified Change Practitioner, Member of the Estonian Consultants' Association and the Strategic Management Society of Finland. In addition to his digital career, Ville works as a football referee.