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About us

About us

We believe the world is ready for something new in mobile technology

We are a collective of passionate and experienced people with one thing in common; we believe that technology can enhance and improve the lives of billions of people around the world.

We want to create an improved and more personal user experience. To do that, we’ve joined forces with visionary industry leaders, so we can share our ingenuity, experience and expertise to find innovative, new ways to connect.

Through research, development and imagination, we endeavor to develop new products that are engineered to benefit humans, and humanity. Together, we aim to enhance the lives of our customers, create new, diverse, opportunities in global communication and bring the people of this big planet just a little closer together.

Continuing the Nokia mobile phone story

Nokia is known around the world for its history of innovation, including in mobile phones. As the new home of Nokia phones, HMD will write the next chapter for these products. HMD plans for its future Nokia branded smartphones and tablets to run on the Android operating system, uniting one of the world’s iconic mobile brands with the leading mobile software and app development community.

Meet our team

HMD is a unique collective of experienced professionals that share a passion for connecting people through collaboration, innovation and brave new ideas

We hope to make the world a better place, one person at a time.

Florian
Seiche

President

Former Co-Founder of HTC’s branded smartphone business and Global Director of Orange Devices. Most recently he has been Senior Vice President at Nokia and Microsoft, responsible for the Sales and Marketing of Mobile Device in the Europe Region

Arto
Nummela

Chief Executive Officer

Arto Nummela is the Chief Executive Officer at HMD Global. Previously, he was Vice President at Microsoft Mobile Devices Sales group in Greater Asia, Middle East and Africa region. Arto joined Nokia in 1994 and had broad range of positions from product creation, portfolio and business management to sales and marketing, globally.