Once upon a time…
All credible stories start with a dark and stormy night or in someone’s garage, right? Well, that’s also true for us. The Probot saga has been going on for nearly two decades by now.
It all began in the Tikanmäki brothers’ garage in 2006, when Matti and Antti were still working as researchers at the University of Oulu. The brothers realised that there was a need for a link between the world of research and industry for disseminating information. The company continues to be involved in many development projects today, including EU projects, and collaborates with various research institutes.
But how did this company take the leap from a garage to a proper office space in Metsokangas, Oulu? And how did a handful of employees grow into a company that employs around twenty people today despite the coronavirus crisis?