Ville Houttu is building a movement of heroic leaders who welcome change in the workforce. As an advisor, he helps companies reach the next level by employing strategic thinking with innovative actions. Ville engages audiences of all sizes, challenging them to adapt revolutionary ways of thinking and behaving as leaders. He’s been featured in Inc. Magazine, TechCrunch, Forbes, Entrepreneur, and the WorkLife with Adam Grant podcast.
As a CEO and Founder, he helped Vincit’s parent company in Finland reach 350 employees and go public on the Nasdaq First North marketplace. After the IPO, Ville moved to California to start Vincit’s local subsidiary. In the first five years, he grew the company from $0 to over $10m. In addition to being named Entrepreneur of the Year by The Greater Irvine Chamber of Commerce, FAST Company ranked Vincit among the Top 50 Best Workplaces for Innovators and was named one of INC 5000’s Fastest Growing Companies for two years in a row.