Katri Ristal

Katri Ristal
Position and Company: 
Cooperation Coordinator, Estonian ICT Demo Center

Katri Ristal is part of the first wave of entrepreneurs after Estonia re-gained its independence in 1991 starting with a small family-owned wireless broadband company Norby Telecom which later became the leading one in Estonia. She has been working as a head of Design Innovation Centre and been involved with museum marketing. Katri has been running „The Best e-Service“ competition in Estonia since 2005 and „The Best m-Service“ competition since 2010. Today she’s working at the Estonian ICT Demo Centre promoting one of the leading information societies in the world as Estonia is today. Katri is also involved with the start-up initiative Garage48. www.e-estonia.com, www.garage48.org