Veli-Pekka Julkunen 

Chief Data Scientist, Avaus and co-founder of GameRefinery


Veli-Pekka is a data scienetist, who is passionate about applying advanced analytical and machine learning methods in new innovative ways to create insights that are actionable, easy-to-implement and builds a real competitive edge.

Experience from over 150 data science projects made for global B2B and B2C companies during the past 10+ years to help their business grow by utilizing advanced analytics and machine learning.

8+ years experience in leading a highly performing international team of data analysts, data scientists, developers and consultants. Additional to mobile game and business analytics, experience in using econometric modelling, machine learning and data mining methods to predict more accurately Alzheimer disease and currency crisis in developing countries and to form advanced quantitative trading strategies for forex and stock markets..