Our company background


Started in 2012, Musicinfo operated as one of the world’s largest music metadata database. The service aggregates information and data from various sources. With over 10 billion data points in the database so far, we are positive that we know pretty much about music. We bring a state-of-the-art algorithm and up-to-date technologies to the digital music industry.

During 2016 Musicinfo expanded its business to digital music distribution area with the focus market China. With comprehensive knowledge in the target market, Musicinfo provides independent musicians and record labels the best solution to distribute and promote their music in China.

Since we started in 2012, we are proud of what we have achieved: San Francisco MusicTech Summit selected Musicinfo as a Notable Startup in 2013. Russian Startup Rating has graded Musicinfo with the 4th highest, BBB rating. Musicinfo Finland was the winner of startup division in Finnish Kasvu Open 2013 competition.

Oh and we love music!

 

Our Team


Our dedicated team ensure our customers to always have a personal point of contact. Not only do they have our users best interest at heart, all of them have a background in music which allows them to connect to the everyday usage of our service.

Kari Halttunen

Chief Executive Officer

Serial entrepreneur and high-grade competence from Ubicom Solutions, mobility, ICT technology and start-up businesses to IT systems, platforms, software, embedded devices and communications for 25 years.

Marko Niemi

Chief Operations Officer

Responsible for operational development. Broad vision and experience in ICT technology and operational leadership and management. Llikes to be involved where innovating and applying technology are in place, and it build products and services that improve the company's operation, product and customer experiences.

Han Zhang

Business Development Manager

Responsible for Musicinfo business opportunities development in China and other Asian countries, as well as project oriented market analysis. Han is with ICT and business education background, and has experience in international business in China.

Adnane Doudou

Digital Business Development

Adnane has years of experience in Business Development and Entrepreneurship with strong background in the field of digital marketing, E-commerce, and Business Process. Adnane has founded his own company and worked with several companies in Switzerland and Finland. Currently he is responsible for musicinfo's eCom conceptulisation and implementation. Furthermore, developping marketing actions for French speaking markets.

Santeri Hämäläinen

Marketing Communications

A musicologist, musician and composer, interested in all kinds of music related fields. As a recording, producing and performing artist, he is in contact with musicians in his everyday life, and has a passion in helping talented musicians to succeed. With educational background in physics, programming, music technology, marketing and general musicology, Santeri really has a multidisciplinary approach to music as a phenomenon.

Farrukh Feroze

Marketing Communications

A sports enthusiast having an academic background in engineering, sports and business, Farrukh is responsible for the digital marketing of the brand musicinfo. Aiming to optimize the use of digital media within the entertainment industry.

Juri Kobayashi

Marketing Communications

Life long musician, performer of the classical guitar, and music psychologist with a focused interest in peak musical experiences. Naturalized citizen of Finland, brings his home country of Canada to our base in Jyväskylä.

Teemu Uimonen

Marketing Communications

As a passionate musician, who has played, performed, composed and recorded with numerous bands, Teemu has a lot of experience about the practical side of music. Combined with his studies in musicology, communications, psychology and various languages he has the motivation and tools to spread the message of music all around!

Jukka Ahonen

Promoter

Jukka works as our gig and promotion operator in China. He is a music anthropologist, musician, composer and multi-instrumentalist. Currently he is composing contemporary classical and playing in various rock groups in the rock capital of China, Beijing. Educational background in ethnomusicology has brought him a broad view in the vast diversity of musics and music cultures around the globe as well as on marketing and producing music culture identities in the transnational world.

Roope Huotari

Marketing Communications

Life long musician, performer of the classical guitar, and music psychologist with a focused interest in peak musical experiences. Naturalized citizen of Finland, brings his home country of Canada to our base in Jyväskylä.

Imre Lahdelma

Marketing Communications

An avid music maker with a PhD in musicology, Imre has a deep interest in all things music. Having a multicultural background with roots in both Finland and Hungary, he is responsible for marketing and sales communications on the Hungarian market - the country known as the gateway between the East and the West.

Juliana Jackson

PR & Social media management

Juliana, also known as WebFae, is a dynamic individual with exceptional communication, analytical, negotiation, and organizational skills with expertise in the music industry. Being a Manager for a Hip-Hop artist and having a great knowledge of the hip-hop industry makes Juliana the "go to person" for all our hip-hop artists. She is a source of energy and valuable ideas, very objective driven, always coming up with excellent input on things, a great combination between a rock-hard professional, pushing here limits and always creating a new standard of achievement and a soft blanky-like personality which can get very easily under your skin and win you over in seconds. Juliana also an IT geek and a software expert and she loves video-games... but don`t tell her we told you that.

Noamane Chakir

Marketing Communications

Marketing and Sales oriented enthusiastic person, with experience in Sales in Morocco and France, responsible of digital marketing and affiliation program in North Africa and France.

Kari Leskinen

Software Developer

Full-Stack, mobile developer with passion for code. Lifelong computer hardware hobbyist and a starting mobile game developer.

Janne Papunen

Software Developer

Full-stack developer and music enthusiast with entrepreneurial ambition. Passionately interested in the boundary that ties music and mathematics together: computational creativity, so to say. Has experience in business integrations and support work & problem solving in commerce solution platforms. Also a self-taught composer who produces his own music tracks.

Petri Niskanen

Software Developer

Mostly Front-End developer. He started with HTML and PHP, but now he is working with AngularJS. He knows about Python and MySQL/PostgreSQL. He is also interested of Android programming and fixing his cars. Plays some piano and accordion.

Mika Manninen

Software Developer

Started his career front-end developer but nowadays more and more Full-stack developer. He has worked on a variety of projects. And he is a biggest Björk fan in Musicinfo team.

Pasi Karjalainen

UX and Consepts

User experience designer with 15 year experience in ICT industry and education. He has made his career in international companies. He is also enthusiastic heavy metal fan.

We are Growing, Join the Team


Do the work that matters to you. Musicinfo is growing fast, and therefore we are always looking for new team members.

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