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Jussi Ylävaara

Director, Business Development


  • Finland

Jussi has spent the last 15 years of his career growing some of the most iconic brands in Finland and Germany.

Starting his career in advertising back in 2006, Jussi has had the opportunity to help clients in various aspects, from digital marketing to creatively awarded and effective campaigns. Jussi has been working with a wide variety of brands including Finnair, Veikkaus, Danone, Henkel AG, Cloetta, Vaasan, MTV and Spotify.

Jussi also spent nearly eight years building and growing one of Finland's pioneering Social Media and Content Marketing agency Dingle as a Co-founder and Strategy Director. Before joining Mirum Helsinki and Wunderman Thompson Finland as a Director, Business Development in March 2020, Jussi acted as Head of Digital in Scholz & Friends Hamburg (WPP), Germany.

At Wunderman Thompson, Jussi gets excited in helping clients drive transformation across the full brand experience, from creative ideas that inspire to impactful digital experiences to create measurable growth in clients' business.