About us

From a peripheral venture to a pioneering partner – read our story and meet the Betolar team.

Betolar – The pioneers behind Geoprime®

Betolar is a Finnish pioneering materials technology company focusing on turning industrial side streams into a sustainable business and circular economy.

We believe in a sustainable future and we want to help the construction industry in the transformation on hand with our expertise and material solutions.

From us this requires an ability to see and to think differently and, above all, the courage to take actions into practice – for a sustainable future is built today.



Our core team has deep knowledge of material science, construction business, and international business development.


Parent company

Matti Löppönen

Pekka Hintikka
Chief Technology Officer

Riikka Ylikoski
Chief Financial Officer

Juha Leppänen
Chief Innovation Officer & Founder

Maria Korppi
AI Director

Jenni Kiventerä
R&D Manager

Business units

Lasse Happonen
MD, Precast & ready-mix

Janne Rauramo
Head of Europe, Precast & ready-mix

Juha Pinomaa
Head of Asia, Precast & ready-mix

Markku Honkanen
Development manager, Stabilization


Mirja Piispanen
Senior Scientist

Mahroo Falah
Senior Scientist

Kari Ylitalo
Lab worker

Finance and business development

Melina Pinomaa
Business Development Manager

Tarja Niemelin
Quality & Development Manager

Ari Laitinen
Project Manager

Lasse Joutulainen
Project manager

Matias Heinänen
Key Account Manager

Contact information

Betolar Ltd
43300 Kannonkoski, Finland

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