About us

Afraid to be Open?

Don't worry, we are here to help. Gispo Ltd is a Finnish company, located in Helsinki area and operating in Nordic countries. It was founded in 2012.

We encourage our customers to take advantage of the FOSS4G (Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial) and Open Data. Our services include consultation, training, system integration, support, software development and hosted software and data services (SAAS, DAAS).

Training

Our highly skilled team can guide you on your path to openness. We offer short courses to power up your organisations knowhow on Open Source GI software. Our training session include 1-3 day courses on how to start using QGIS (desktop GIS software), GeoServer (map service software for publishing your geodata) and PostGIS (database for maintaining geographical information). 

Ask us for a visit!

We are more than happy to visit our neighbour countries and offer consultations, workshops or speak about open geospatial issues. Feel free to ask us for a visit or ask for a suitable course specially tailored for your organization's needs and email us info@gispo.fi

Contact us

Email: info@gispo.fi
Phone: 040 725 2042 (Pekka Sarkola)
Address: Kalevankatu 31, 00100 Helsinki, Finland (office)
Business ID: 2455538-5

PEKKA SARKOLA
CEO

Pekka is the founder of Gispo Ltd. and leads our team. He is a FOSS4G and open data specialist with over 20 years of experience from geographical information field. You might also meet him at our PostGIS and GeoServer courses.

+358 40 725 2042
pekka@gispo.fi

SANTTU PYYKKÖNEN
GIS SPECIALIST
GISPOLEARNING

Santtu has wide expertise on development projects, training, marketing and sales. He also manages open source technologies. Santtu is active in international business so do not hesitate to contact him in Finnish, English or Spanish.

+35840 138 0288
santtu@gispo.fi

SANNA JOKELA
GIS SPECIALIST
OSKARI COMMUNITY MANAGER

Sanna is a multitalent with ten years experience in GIS field. She manages GIS analysis, communities and marketing. Sanna also has an artistic eye and you might see her work in our course and marketing materials.

+358 40 766 4607
sanna@gispo.fi

 

SALLA MULTIAMÄKI
GIS SPECIALIST
TRAINING

Salla manages training and consulting in Gispo. She is also an expert in geographical information visualization and analysis. Salla has expertise in pedagogical work and you might meet her in our courses.

+358 40 5833707
salla@gispo.fi

MIKAEL VAALTOLA
JUNIOR GIS SPECIALIST
SUPPORT SERVICE

Mikael manages GIS analysis and technical questions. He is also interested in application development, IT and open data. In addition to his work in Gispo Mikael studies at Aalto University. You might also meet Mikael as a trainer on our courses.

+358 40 1680008
mikael@gispo.fi

MARJANNA KAATE
JUNIOR GIS SPECIALIST
MARKETING

Marjanna works with GIS and marketing in Gispo and studies geography at the University of Turku. She likes to do things a bit differently and be creative with open source software and applications. She helps team with course material creation and GIS analysis.

+358 40 6679526
marjanna@gispo.fi

MAIJU REKOLA
JUNIOR GIS SPECIALIST
GEOSERVER

Maiju has a background in regional developement and open source GIS management. She is currently developing her coding skills and gives our team a boost with her software development and GIS analysis skills.

maiju@gispo.fi

TOPI TJUKANOV
GIS SPECIALIST
DATA VISUALIZATION

Topi is a geographer with international business background. He is known for his outstanding data visualizations and map projects with open source tools and open data.

+358 40 6421613
topi@gispo.fi