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Sampo Hietanen

Sampo Hietanen

A Finn at your service

Co-Founder and CEO,
MaaS Global

@sampohietanen
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SUCCESS STORIES
  • Sampo Hietanen is regarded as the father of the “Mobility-as-a-Service” concept.
  • MaaS Global’s mobility app, Whim, won the prestigious German award for Communication Design.
  • Whim wins the Best Mobile Service in Finland 2017 award.
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DID YOU KNOW?

In 2016, Helsinki became the first city in Europe to implement a multi-modal mobility app. This app was Whim.

Sampo Hietanen is founder and chief executive officer at MaaS Global Ltd. He is regarded as the father of the “Mobility as a Service” concept, a paradigm change in transport offering.

Civ. Eng. Sampo Hietanen has a strong background in executive positions in civil engineering and ITS and has founded and led several international businesses in these fields.

As an ever-increasing number of users are requesting a transport mix adapted to their needs, MaaS Global Ltd is pushing the concept of MaaS to a whole new level and is giving life to the world’s first Mobility Ecosystem. The company’s mission: combining the forces of the public and private transportation providers to move forward in a better way.

“ Private car ownership will not be pleasant in cities for much longer: it is slow, expensive and environmentally unfriendly. ”

– Sampo Hietanen in Business Insider
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SUCCESS STORIES
  • Sampo Hietanen is regarded as the father of the “Mobility-as-a-Service” concept.
  • MaaS Global’s mobility app, Whim, won the prestigious German award for Communication Design.
  • Whim wins the Best Mobile Service in Finland 2017 award.
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DID YOU KNOW?

In 2016, Helsinki became the first city in Europe to implement a multi-modal mobility app. This app was Whim.

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