We are proud to announce that Samuli Syrjänen will be joining Sun Effects as a CEO (Chief Executive Officer), effective from 19th of August 2019. Mr Syrjänen started his professional career at Metso in 2004, after which he worked at a leading global management consulting firm, BearingPoint, for over six years. Prior to joining Sun Effects, he has held several leadership positions at construction company Lemminkäinen, as well as a group management team position at a leading international bakery wholesaler Leipurin (part of ASPO), in addition to some work in management consulting.
Mr Syrjänen is a seasoned modern day business executive who has a vast amount of global operational experience under his belt. He holds a Master of Science (MSc) degree from Umeå School of Business and Economics, and a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree from London Metropolitan University.
In addition to his business career, Mr Syrjänen (a.k.a. DJ Supersamuli) is a respected and well known figure in Finland’s underground club scene. Known as a DJ who knows his craft, he has performed very actively in the local electronic music clubs and festivals for the past twenty years. In this capacity, we have had the pleasure to work with him many times over the years.
We are extremely happy to welcome this gentleman into our team.