Bringing children, teachers and parents
the best of Finland in Early Childhood Education and Cognitive Development
About Us
Passionate about offering the Best of Finland to your children,
we bring together the expertise of leading Early Education specialists in the country 

Jonna Kangas 
COO  Co-Founder

Noora Laitio 
CEO, Co-Founder

Noora builds WellEdu's international partnerships and heads our strategy to create scalable solutions to address education challenges worldwide.

Ex-Representative for the Nordic Countries for private sector impact projects and government and development finance organisation relations at IFC World Bank Group

Strategic Advisor and Impact Investment Specialist for the UN Panel for Climate and Finance, Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership, European Commission

Other roles include investment banking, corporate finance and business development roles at NM Rothschild, European Invesment Bank, Goldman Sachs and Finnish industrial companies

PhD Candidate in Applied Economics at Cambridge University (Environmental and Social Impact in Venture Capital Investing)
•Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and Commerce (RSA)  in the United Kingdom
​Jonna heads the design of the WellEdu solution framework. She curates the best content for our platform that the Finnish education system and cluster have to offer.

PhD in Early Childhood Education and Child Development, Helsinki University

University lecturer and postdoctoral researcher on child participation, self-regulation, play-based and play-based activities, and pedagogical methods in Finnish Early Childhood Education

Author of published academic articles, researcher and lecturer on Finnish Early Childhood Education and Participatory Learning

Academic Professor responsible for training Finnish educators, expert in digitalizing teacher training programmes Tampere University

Member of the Board of the Finnish Association of Early Education Professionals

Administrative and operational experience in pre-school services in Finland, curriculum planning and implementation