Meet the board of NFBAN 2016

Florence Korhonen

Florence is the Chairman of Board at Nordic Female Business Angel Network (NFBAN) and a member of the Finnish Business Angel Network (FIBAN) and works with seed and early stage startups as an advisor and angel investor.

Main focus areas of investment are social impact investing, female investor networks, female entrepreneurship. Florence also invests in software and services, Internet, mobile, games and digital media as well as healthcare and wellness.

Laura Carnicelli

Laura is a Member of the Board at NFBAN and a Founding Partner of Courage Ventures, an expert team that focuses in entrepreneurship training for startups & supporting innovation activity in renewing and growing organizations. The CV team is firmly rooted in the startup ecosystem in Finland.

Laura’s background is in international project work & management, and key interest areas are in emerging markets, socio-economic development of communities, and in entrepreneurship education & its role as a development tool. She’s interested in mentoring social entrepreneurs and ventures with a focus in Latin America.

Ele Lepik

Ele is a Member of Board at Nordic Female Business Angel Network (NFBAN), a member of the Finnish Business Angel Network (FIBAN) and a member of Board Professionals Finland (BPF). Ele works with startups as an advisor and investor. Main focus areas of investment are fashion, design and financial services. 

Tommi Siikaniva

Tommi has a master´s degree in social sciences, majoring in communications (University of Helsinki). Tommi is  one of the founders of Pohjoisranta Burson-Marsteller with 20 years  of experience in PR, reputation management and crisis communications.