Eka Ruola

CEO and ECD
hasan & partners Group
Finland

Eka Ruola is one of the most awarded creative directors in Finland, both on the national and international level. His work has been awarded at all the major award shows, including Cannes Lions, Eurobest, Clio Awards and Golden Drum. During the last two years Eka and his team has brought home two Grand Prix’s from Golden Drum and multiple Golds. Eka is also a frequent jury member and speaker. In 2015 Eka was awarded with Internationalist’s Agency Innovator Award as the first Finn. With the Unknown Soldier movie Eka’s role was to be in charge of building the branded content platform for brands to support the movie and tell their own stories from the platform. Ruola was also co-executive producer of the Unknown Soldier.

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