Juho Makkonen

Co-Founder & CEO, Sharetribe

Juho Makkonen is a long time collaborative economy enthusiast and Helsinki connector of global collaborative economy network OuiShare. He currently serves as the CEO and Co-Founder of a Helsinki-based company Sharetribe. Sharetribe has created an open source software product that makes it easy for platform co-ops, cities or aspiring entrepreneurs to create their own peer-to-peer or labor marketplace, in the spirit of Airbnb or Uber, in one day, without technical skills. Sharetribe is used by more than 600 companies, non-profits or other organizations in 50 countries. More information: https://www.sharetribe.com/

My Sessions

From idea to £400k in equity crowdfunding in eight months: the power of open source

Great Hall

How a “non-techie” used open source to launch Cycle.land in a few days and just eight months later raised £400k in equity crowdfunding.


Working session: Designing interoperable apps for the open app ecosystem