Mikko is a long-term product development professional. He started his career as a software engineer, but found his vocation between agile and lean methods. Mikko has worked with both development teams and senior management, and has included the roles of coach, trainer and researcher. Mikko is one of the first to start a systematic research and development of agile methods in Finland. His free time Mikko spends with his family reading and working out. Cycling, in particular, is close to Mikko's heart.