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FLEXOUND Announces Advisory Board

Invited senior executives of automotive, entertainment, and marketing to join its board.

To help the company in its mission of making communication and entertainment accessible for everyone regardless of barriers of culture, language, or physical abilities, FLEXOUND Augmented Audio has invited senior executives of automotive, entertainment, and marketing to join its advisory board. The members re:

FLEXOUND Advisory Board

Derek Powell – A global media and entertainment senior executive with over 20 years of experience with filmed entertainment studios, broadcasters, and gaming companies, he is known for developing growth strategies and leading digital transformations.

Sean S. Gopal – Leads OEM and private equity initiatives within automotive, engineering, manufacturing, energy, and supply-chain. He is former head of strategy & restructuring with BMW AG, Munich, and brings with him 25-plus years of advisory and board experience.

Matti Suomalainen – Suomalainen has worked 14 years as automotive investment banker at HSBC in London, including as managing director responsible for automotive supplier coverage globally with focus on M&A and equity/debt financing.

Mervi Heinaro – Heinaro is the co-founder, partner, and previous CEO of FLEXOUND with some 20 years of solid international business and leadership background. She was recently appointed as the Deputy Mayor of the city of Espoo, the home of FLEXOUND.

The board will boost FLEXOUND’s efforts to scale the business and drive value for both clients and shareholders. The members will also participate in the strategic discussions regarding both business and fundraising strategies.

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