About us

TestLab Finland Ltd was founded in 2013. We started as an R&D company with the aim to develop new and innovative IoT related products and to provide turn-key solutions and high level quality services for different industries. Today, our focus is on IoT based solutions for the maritime and logistics industries.

Our Norwegian subsidiary, TestLab AS, provides arctic design services for offshore and onshore industries operating in harsh climate as well as sea route management systems for the maritime industry. We offer design, consulting, training and software solutions.

The Internet of Things is present in maritime and logistics solutions. Remote and automated monitoring. tracking, routing, warning, and control of vessels, fleet and other related assets will impact on ship, port and site operators’ costs and efficiency. Operators must carefully evaluate the types of data being communicated and the real-time requirements of such data, as to be able to offer safe and sound support of IoT for all vessels and sites concerned. Hence, our parole is to offer solutions that enable ships to be en route and sites to be in operation no matter what weather conditions they face.

TestLab works together with leading shipping companies, cruise lines, shipyards, ports, and oil companies. We also work in close partnership with The Finnish Meteorological Institute.


Our mission is to provide the best possible global services for our customers. We provide R&D activities and solutions to improve our customers’ business processes and increase their level of productivity. We believe all our customers are part of this mission.


Our vision is to be a leading global player in our customers’ industries by providing high quality R&D activities and innovative IoT technologies with high added value for our customers.


Customer delight and simplicity drive our action, respect and integrity guide our behavior, team work creates great places to perform and grow.


ISO 9001:2008

Achilles Member

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ISO 26000

TestLab follows the ISO 26000 guidance document for social responsibility. There is no official certification for this standard, but SFS, the Finnish Standards Institute, has issued guidelines for self-declaration of the fulfillment of the standard.

Operative Management

The Operative Management Team members are accountable for the performance and development of their own management areas and they supervise the operations of the units belonging to their areas.

Members of the Leadership team

Arto Koistinen


Janne Tolonen

Vice President, Business Development IoT

Olli Nilsson

Head of Product Development

Jarkko Tiesmäki

Head of R&D

Jaakko Ristaniemi

Head of Consulting Services

Topi Nurmi

Head of Project and Program Management Services

Members of the Board

Eero Rantala

Chairman of the Board

Mikko Niini

Board member

Arto Koistinen

Board member

Janne Tolonen

Board member

Markus Gromer

Board member


The Board members of TestLab are experienced and have a sufficient knowledge of the company's field of business and its markets. Half of the board members are independent of the company.