IPR.VC Management was established in 2014, with the mission to provide professional LPs a way to benefit from investing in intellectual property (IP) assets in media and entertainment. The company is headquartered in Helsinki with an office in London.

Photo/image: ‘Dual’ courtesy of XYZ Films

Timo Argillander

Co-founder, managing partner

Experienced investor, entrepreneur, executive and consultant in the media and entertainment industry, ex-Apple. Timo has over 30 years of digital media business experience.

Tanu-Matti Tuominen

Co-founder, partner and investment relations director

Experienced entrepreneur in the media and creative industries, writer, strategist and creative director, venture capital investor. 35 years of experience in the media industry and over 20 years of investing.

Andrea Scarso

Partner, Investment Director

Senior Media Executive with over 15 years history in sourcing, structuring and executing investments in media and entertainment projects. Executive produced more than 45 films.

Nina Rudanko

Chief Financial Officer

Former Senior Manager in Greenstep, Business Controller in Nasdaq and Vauraus, Co-Founder and Board Member of Fintech Finland.

Heikki Herlin

Member of the Board

Board member, investor specialized in media, writer, producer and communications specialist. Heikki has worked in various roles ranging from editor and producer to investor.

Eeva Ahdekivi

Chairman of the Board

Eeva has strong portfolio management, private equity & active ownership, equity finance and insurance companies experience (Hartwall Capital, Solidium, Pohjola, Conventum).

James Baker

Member of the Board

Creative Investment, Strategy and Consulting executive. James has 40 years’ experience from the international television industry (Nickelodeon, Sky, Fleming Media, Red Arrow Studios).

Topi Pöyhönen

Junior Associate

B.Sc. (Finance), before IPR.VC Topi worked as an Analyst Intern at Finnish Venture Capital Association – Pääomasijoittajat.

Marika Vierimaa

Executive Assistant

Marika provides high-level administrative support, managing schedules, handling communications, coordinating travel, preparing documents, and serving as a key point of contact.

Darragh Matthews

Investment Manager

Qualified chartered accountant with five years of experience in Film & TV project financing. Darragh is also a graduate from the National Film & Television School and has executive produced 4 films.