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Ilkka Paananen is CEO and co-founder of Supercell, the Helsinki-based mobile games developer behind Clash of Clans, Clash Royale, Brawl Stars, Hay Day and Boom Beach. Since its founding in 2010, Supercell’s five games have remained in the global top 10 years after launch. In June 2016, Supercell became the first European technology start-up to reach a valuation of $10 billion.
A serial entrepreneur, IIkka has been in the games industry since 2000. Prior to Supercell, Ilkka was CEO and co-founder of Sumea, which was later acquired by Digital Chocolate. There he served as a President until 2010.In addition to his role at Supercell, Ilkka is an active member of the Nordic startup community. He is an advisor and investor at Lifeline Ventures and at Atomico, a coach at Startup Sauna and an active supporter of Slush.
In 2015, Ilkka founded a philanthropic trust called We Foundation together with one of the co-founders of Supercell, Mikko Kodisoja. The trust focuses on new and innovative philanthropic efforts aimed at kids and families at risk of marginalization in Finland.
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