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Everyone knows that games, especially social ones, are the new black, but not necessarily the fact that Finland has super-strong games startups. My company Lifeline Ventures (our new site is at has worked on this sector for several months, resulting in three investments.

Earlier today, my colleague Timo had the pleasure of announcing that Ilkka Paananen, the co-founder of Sumea, ex-President of Digital Chocolate and all in all a very cool chap, has joined our team. Read more about this in Timo’s blog.

We’ve already worked together with Ilkka on various projects during the last months, enjoying every moment, and therefore having him officially join the team feels just awesome!