Caritta Seppa is the co-founder and COO at Tespack, a company specialised in mobile energy with the goal of making everyone Energy Independent. Tespack has been awarded as the Best Energy Startup in EU and their customers and partners include Vodafone, Intersport, UN, Amazon, Plan International, Save the Children and defence forces. Caritta has experience in international relations, public diplomacy, operations, funding and business development and prior to Tespack has worked with the Finnish Foreign Ministry and Embassy of Finland in Serbia in writing research reports about the economic, political and renewable energy situation in S-America and Europe gaining her expertise in these fields. Her work has been published by the Finnish Government. Caritta has also worked with NGOs and has gained experience in acquiring funding from the European Union.
Currently Carittai is responsible for the day-to-day management of the company as well as closing partnerships and co-managing investor relations and capital raising (successfully closed 2 investment rounds with VC companies with the team and acquired governmental funding and grants from different sources at national & international level). Shortlisted by Forbes 30 Under 30 Europe 2018 as one of the tech industry disruptors and selected as one of the global youth leaders by One Young World, the leading Summit and community for world leaders including prestigious counsellors such as late Kofi Annan, Meghan Markle, Nobel prize winner Mohammad Younus and many more. Caritta was also elected out of thousands of candidates as the delegate speaker on education at the global world summit in 2018.
Caritta has been selected as one of the Top 100 Women in Wearables in 2018, awarded as Top 10 Entrepreneur Under 30 in 2017 by Global YE Awards and one of the Winning Women Entrepreneurs in Europe 2017 by Ernst & Young. She was also awarded as one of the Top 10 Women in Tech 2017 by WSC and Craigs Newmark.
Passionate about renewables and technology and invited speaker to leading technology and startup events such as Startup World Cup, Col4.0 (organised by the Government of Colombia), Slush by EY, AI & RPA World Summit in Germany and many more. Carita is also a TEDx speaker and mentor and advisor to aspiring young entrepreneurs and students. Co-organiser of the first Women in Tech Forum in Lima with the Finnish Embassy in 2018 and one of the organisers of Women in Tech Day in Valencia, Spain with Techstars.
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