Erkki Tapola

Founder and CEO, Chair of the Board

Meet Erkki Tapola, a seasoned software professional with a wealth of experience in the industry. With over 25 years of experience in software production, Erkki has developed a deep understanding of the software development process, integrations, regression testing, and team building. His extensive knowledge and expertise have made him a valuable asset and his track record of delivering high-quality software projects speaks for itself.

Erkki spends much of his time on electric road trips trying out various European charging services and thinking about how to improve the EV driver experience.


Kari Kallonen

Board Member

Kari is a knowledgeable industry leader, association activist, folk musician, an electric vehicle enthusiast and a skilled horseback rider. With his associates he has established the Finnish Electric Vehicle Driver Association and the Tesla Club Finland.

At ChargerHub we are proud to have Kari on our team, and we believe his presence is a testament to our commitment to excellence and success. With his experience and his unwavering dedication to quality, Kari is an integral part of our team, and we are confident that he will help us continue to grow and succeed in the years to come. Whether he is developing strategic plans or working with clients to achieve their goals, Kari is a true asset to our organization, and we are honored to have him on board.


Jiri Räsänen

Board Member

Jiri Räsänen is a visionary entrepreneur and industry leader in the electric vehicle (EV) sector. As the founder of the first EV association in Finland, Jiri has played a critical role in driving the growth and development of the industry. With his team, Jiri has achieved a major milestone by building the first EV in Finland, demonstrating his exceptional capability and unrelenting commitment to delivering cutting-edge solutions in the field of sustainable transportation.

Jiri’s extensive experience and deep understanding of the EV industry make him an invaluable asset to any organization. His passion for innovation and his ability to turn ideas into reality are a testament to his exceptional leadership skills.

We are proud to have Jiri Räsänen as a member of our team, and we are confident that his contributions will continue to make a positive impact on our company and the industry as a whole.


Mikael Heikfolk

Senior Advisor

Mikael Heikfolk is a highly skilled and experienced leader with a proven track record of success in restructuring businesses. He is the CEO of OceanVolt, and he has extensive experience working with private equity companies, private owners, listed companies, cooperatives, and the public and third sector. He has a wide range of business experience, including FMCG & Brands, Automotive, Boating, Food, Feed, Pet Food, Engineering, ICT, Construction, Energy and Energy Production, Supply Chain, and the Insurance sector.

Mikael is known for his strong strategic skills, and has a diverse experience in implementing chosen strategies at all levels of corporate governance. He is a multicultural leader who takes a purposeful approach to his work and is committed to maximizing business performance and profitability. With his extensive experience and expertise, Mikael is a valuable asset to any organization looking to succeed in today’s competitive marketplace.


Tom Weckström


Tom is a highly experienced and talented professional with a passion for innovation and making a positive impact on the world. With a background in engineering and over 20 years of experience delivering value to customers in various industries, he brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the table. As a humanist at heart, Tom has a deep commitment to helping entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs succeed and achieve their goals. He has a proven track record of success, having held management roles for 15 years and played a key role in delivering results in product management, R&D, customer service, HR, project delivery, business, IT, and security.

With his extensive experience and passion for making a difference, Tom is a valuable asset to any company looking to achieve its full potential. To learn more about Tom, feel free to check out his LinkedIn profile and connect with him.


Mira Riikonen


Mira Riikonen is a valuable member of our team, bringing with her extensive knowledge and experience in the electric vehicle charging industry. As an avid supporter of EVs, Mira dedicates her spare time to helping drivers in Finland through her involvement in the “Latausverkot Nyt!” Facebook page. This hands-on approach demonstrates her commitment to the industry and her ability to understand and address the challenges faced by EV drivers.

Her expertise and dedication make her a valuable asset to our team, helping us develop the highest quality products and most reliable services. With Mira on board, our company is confident in our ability to succeed and provide the best solutions for our clients.


Lare Lekman


Lare Lekman is a highly experienced coach and trainer with over 100 successful projects under his belt, both in the corporate and public sectors. He has received excellent feedback from his clients and consistently receives high ratings.

Lare is the only coach in Finland who has achieved both the and Scrum Alliance coach or trainer certifications. He holds several professional certifications, including: Professional Scrum Trainer (PST), Scrum Alliance Certified Enterprise Coach (CEC), Certified Results Coach, and NLP Master Practitioner. Lare is also the lead translator for the Finnish language edition of The Scrum Guide.

Our team will benefit from his unique approach and latest knowledge, and he helps our team achieve their goals and reach their full potential.


Tommi Heikkonen


Meet Tommi, a seasoned business development executive with extensive experience in software and IT projects, media, CMS systems, and online marketplaces. With a proven track record of success, Tommi is a high-energy leader who excels in driving revenue growth and building long-lasting partnerships. As the CEO of Fiare, he has been responsible for accelerating the profitable growth of the multinational company. Tommi’s expertise, build partnerships, and his long international experience makes him the perfect addition to any team.