13 min

#6 (September, 2020): Samuli Syvähuoko: The Investor Point of View Learn from Leaders Podcast

    • Entrepreneurship

Guest: Samuli Syvähuoko, an early pioneer of the Finnish game industry.Samuli started his career in 1995 by co-founding Remedy Entertainment. Since then he has co-founded six other game studios (Fathammer, Recoil Games, Helsinki GameWorks, Armada Interactive, Lightheart Entertainment and Return Entertainment).In 2014, Samuli co-founded Sisu Game Ventures, an investment company focused on the Nordic game industry that has 51 portfolio companies.During the episode we will cover:We'll explore the benefits of a fully remote and distributed game studio. We'll also discuss the challenges from real-world experiences and how some of the best studios in the world have overcome them. As we enter a new normal, both process and collaboration tools are more important than ever. With remote work done right, the advantages far outweigh the negatives. We'll show you a proven combination of powerful techniques and tools to ensure your studio continues to achieve the extraordinary.Host: Patric Palm - Favro ceo & founder. Serial entrepreneur and tech investor. Mostly games, SaaS, AI, deep tech. Passionate about hyper-performing teams and business agility.Learn from Leaders 30 min Podcast 🎙️ series focus on SaaS & Game industry leaders. Challenges from real-world experiences and how some of the best studios and companies in the world have overcome them.Visit 👉 https://favro.com and learn the best collaborative planning, business agility, working-from-anywhere, project management, culture & leadership, practices.

Guest: Samuli Syvähuoko, an early pioneer of the Finnish game industry.Samuli started his career in 1995 by co-founding Remedy Entertainment. Since then he has co-founded six other game studios (Fathammer, Recoil Games, Helsinki GameWorks, Armada Interactive, Lightheart Entertainment and Return Entertainment).In 2014, Samuli co-founded Sisu Game Ventures, an investment company focused on the Nordic game industry that has 51 portfolio companies.During the episode we will cover:We'll explore the benefits of a fully remote and distributed game studio. We'll also discuss the challenges from real-world experiences and how some of the best studios in the world have overcome them. As we enter a new normal, both process and collaboration tools are more important than ever. With remote work done right, the advantages far outweigh the negatives. We'll show you a proven combination of powerful techniques and tools to ensure your studio continues to achieve the extraordinary.Host: Patric Palm - Favro ceo & founder. Serial entrepreneur and tech investor. Mostly games, SaaS, AI, deep tech. Passionate about hyper-performing teams and business agility.Learn from Leaders 30 min Podcast 🎙️ series focus on SaaS & Game industry leaders. Challenges from real-world experiences and how some of the best studios and companies in the world have overcome them.Visit 👉 https://favro.com and learn the best collaborative planning, business agility, working-from-anywhere, project management, culture & leadership, practices.

13 min