Meet our team

Meet the driving force behind Prönö – a diverse and passionate team.



Helene Auramo
Ella Seppälä
Helene Auramo

Helene Auramo

CEO and Chief Ethical Officer & Co-Founder



Helene is an entrepreneur, mom and Co-Founder of Slush (Europe’s biggest startup event), Zipipop (the first social media agency in Finland) and Indiedays (the first fashion blogger site in Finland). She loves to solve problems and figure out what needs to be fixed in our world.


Her values: Curiosity, Love, Freedom, Peace and Co-creation.

Pasi Laine

Pasi Laine

COO and Co-Founder



Pasi is an experienced and creative business professional. Father of two, renovator and once an international level football talent. He loves to connect dots that have not been connected before and make sense about things where they currently don’t make sense.


His values: Innovation, Simplicity, Honesty


Kamil Zajac




Kamil is creative lead software developer. Experienced with planning and development of complex web services and mobile apps with modern tools. Self-motivated and independent, known for his great teamwork, always eager to learn new things and help others.


His values: Creativity, Curiosity, Innovation

Ella Seppälä

Ella Kopio




Since becoming Prönö’s first employee, Ella has expanded her experience in Marketing, Communication and Information Technology to now include product development and customer success. She makes Prönö grow during office hours, but also seeks out new experiences, enjoys sports and tells awesome jokes in her free-time. 


Her values: Creativity, Curiosity and Co-Creation


Catherine Maloney

Customer Success Manager


Catherine is a chameleon who loves wearing different hats to help startup growth and development. She is a people person who enjoys factoring in different perspectives to challenge problems. She believes in life-long learning and self-growth, professionally and personally. 

Her values: Empathy, Creativity, Perspective-taking

Essi Sarkakari-Kosamo

Essi Sarkakari-Kosamo

Finance Manager


Essi is a versatile finance expert, business mentor, a nature enthusiast and a mother. She enjoys making financial forecasts and creating spreadsheets. Essi is also passionate about business development and mentoring entrepreneurs. On her free time, She enjoys hikes with family and having a cup of green tea.

Her values: Continuous learning, Self-improvement, Kindness


Prono for impact copanies

Our key milestones

2021: Accepted to the best Startup Accelerator in Finland called Kiuas. 

2021:  Funding from angel investors

2022: We found Kamil Kajac (CTO) to our team. 

2023: Funding

2023: Nominated as one of the 50 most promising startups in Nordics.

Investor interested?

We have just started to raise funding for the next round after successful customer cases and growth. 


If you are interested to hear more, contact Helene: helene@prono.fi

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