DR PASI VAINIKKA

CEO, CO-FOUNDER

DR JUHA-PEKKA PITKÄNEN

CTO, CO-FOUNDER

ABOUT SOLAR FOODS

Founded in 2017, Solar Foods is a Finnish food tech company that creates innovations for producing food without agriculture. With its revolutionary biotech solution Solein, Solar Foods enables natural protein production anywhere by using air, water, and electricity. The unique bioprocess of Solein provides a new platform technology for nutritious food ingredients, plant-based meat alternatives or even cultured meat. With a vision to solve the world food crisis, Solar Foods creates tangible food industry solutions that can scale beyond agricultural limitations.

THE SOLAR FOODS TEAM & FOUNDERS

Dr Pasi Vainikka
CEO, former Principal Scientist in renewable
energy VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland.
Docent.
Dr Juha-Pekka Pitkänen
CTO, former principal scientist in bioprocess
engineering at VTT Technical Research Centre of
Finland.
Mr Sami Holmström
Production Manager, responsible of laboratory,
testing and operations.
Prof Jero Ahola
Partner, power conversion technology.
Mr Jari Tuovinen
Partner, serial entrepreneur responsible of
business strategy.
Mr Janne Mäkelä
Partner, board professional responsible of sales.
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