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We’re the Inklusiiv Team! Don’t hesitate to contact our team of DEI experts; we’re happy to help you with your DEI journey.

DEI work is no walk in the park. It requires motivated and bright people, and we think ours are some of the best.

We’re a passionate, empathetic, and diverse bunch, who truly enjoy what we do and the people we work with. Everyone in our team brings a unique area of expertise, enabling our holistic and strategic approach to DEI work. Striving for impact is at the very heart of what we do and why.

Katja is the Founder of Inklusiiv, leading the team and organization with a background in the startup and tech industry. When it comes to DEI expertise, Katja has been working with training growth companies, venture capital funds and companies in the tech industry to implement DEI strategies and coaching leaders on DEI topics.
Katja Toropainen (she/her)
Julia is the COO and a DEI Consultant at Inklusiiv. Julia is a professional in business operations, modern human resource management and recruitment with extensive experience in the startup and technology industry.
Julia Hämäläinen (she/her)
COO, DEI Consultant
Yesmith is a DEI specialist and Business Strategy professional with broad experience building up and engaging diverse teams in rapidly changing environments. She trains companies and managers on how to build better workplaces and better businesses by building inclusive work cultures.
Yesmith Sánchez (she/her)
DEI Consultant
Maija is a DEI specialist and certified Change Manager specialising in sustainable culture change and fostering a sense of belonging in workplace communities. She supports companies to grow their understanding of DEI topics, build DEI strategies and create effective action plans.
Maija Koponen (she/her)
DEI Consultant
Iida is Inklusiiv’s Community & Insight Manager, passionate about building engaging discussions around DEI topics. She has prior experience in consultancy, insight projects and strategic communications.
Iida Nalli (she/her)
Community & Insight Manager
Bikash is the Head of Project & Events at Inklusiiv. His responsibilities revolve around planning & executing various projects and events on different DEI themes in collaboration with individuals, Inklusiiv Community members and other external parties.
Bikash Gurung (he/him)
Head of Events & Projects
Anni is in charge of all the marketing and community coordination of Women in Tech Finland. She holds a MSc degree in Digital marketing & Corporate communication, and has previous marcomms experience within the tech field.
Anni Mäkitalo (she/her)
Marketing & Community Manager for Women in Tech Finland
Nea is Inklusiiv’s Communications & Marketing Lead. She is passionate about DEI, storytelling, and value-based content creation. She has prior experience in digital communications, content marketing, and public relations in both global stock-listed companies and technology startups.
Nea Höynälä (she/her)
Communications & Marketing Lead
Jiaxin is a DEI trainee at Inklusiiv. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Human Resource Management and is wrapping up her master’s degree in Economics. Jiaxin brings competencies in culture development and organizational design. She has a passion for creating positive social impact through culture, technology, and entrepreneurship.
Jiaxin Xu (she/her)
DEI Trainee
Aparna is a DEI trainee at Inklusiiv. With a background in education sciences and economics, Aparna is knowledgeable about the best way to use pedagogy to advance DEI within organisations. Her passion lies within anti-racism, where she has experience of facilitating workshops and creating materials in the university setting.
Aparna Shakkarwar (she/her)
DEI Trainee
Ignacio is a DEI Trainee at Inklusiiv. His background encompasses social and economic psychology, with a special focus on international and multicultural environments. Ignacio has specialised in researching how social structures and economic factors shape and impact our daily experiences of diversity and inclusion.
Ignacio Valero (he/him)
DEI Trainee

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We’re always looking for new people to join us, but we’re not just after people to fill a role. We want people who are passionate about driving DEI change and who’ll help us make an even bigger impact. If that’s you, check out our career pages for everything you need to know about working at Inklusiiv. 

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