Experience and insight in digital solution design

We merge user experience, data and technology into irresistible digital services.

We are a group of solution designers, whose design work can be seen in digital services around the world. We work independently of technology or tools suppliers. Therefore our solution design work is uncompromising in serving the best interest of our clients and their customers.

Talent Base in Numbers

2007

Founding year

€6.46M

Turnover 2016

51

Experts

68

Net Promoter Score (-100–100)

Our Principles

Solution Focus

We are active, self-directed and forward-thinking professionals with passion for complex problem solving. We believe in holistic thinking, experiments and continuous learning when finding the best solutions and technologies for our customers.

Listening

We take true interest in the topics and people we work with. By encouraging open dialog, we strive to create true co-operation between different parties. We’re active in listening to different views and seeking for feedback on our contribution.

Integrity

We are honest, open and not afraid to speak up even about the hard stuff. We deliver our promises, take responsibility and stand behind our words and actions. We also have the courage to admit when we are wrong.

Loyalty

We are loyal to each other and our customers. We aim for long-term partnerships and value continuity. We always act for the best of our customers.

Experience

We believe that true expertise and vision is gained through experience. We’re pragmatic, top professionals on our field, constantly improving ourselves. We build on peer-to-peer learning, sharing experiences and working hard to achieve mastery.

Profitability

We are goal-oriented and aim for concrete business benefits. We design our solutions to cater for sustainable growth and long-term profitability. By measuring the outcomes we prove the achieved profit.

How it all began

In 2007 Tomi Bergman, Mikko Meriluoto, and Mikko Mustakallio combined forces. Having co-worked for years in various consulting projects, it was clear that they shared a common idea of what kind of assistance businesses need in their IT projects. The men made a bold move – and Talent Base was born.

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Stories of Solution Designers

Taru Väre

Had she ended up following her career path where her first professional education led her, Taru would most likely not work at Talent Base now as a brilliant MDM expert and as the Chair of the board of DAMA Finland.

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Tuula Kärkkäinen

In her first autumn studying at Tampere University of Technology (TUT), Tuula semi-accidentally found herself at an introductory presentation of the Usability study programme. Something clicked. She realised she had found her thing – a degree that would carry her towards the profession of her dreams, towards becoming a Solution Designer.

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Heli Syväoja

An expert in operating model development and a seasoned consultant, Heli operates effortlessly between business units and IT management. She is all about spreading the ideas of strategic agility to business leaders.

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Timo Karsisto

For the past decade, Timo has worked in various agile projects. He reckons the most important aspect in the solution designer’s job is designing durable solutions that are executed simply enough.

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