Jari Vähänen has long and wide experience from gambling and lottery industry. He has worked in that business since 1992 in many different positions mainly in Veikkaus, the Finnish National Lottery, but also in Horse Betting company.
He has been among other things responsible for finance, horse betting, sports betting, marketing, product development, internet & mobile business, international affairs and business, business development and strategy at the company level. He has also worked as CEO for a while both in Horse Betting company and in Veikkaus Solutions (international subsidiary of Veikkaus).
Nowadays he works as Senior Vice President of International Business Development in Veikkaus.