Reko-Antti Suojanen has worked in a variety of marine and computer technology organizations. His roles in marine organizations have included concept designer, researcher, and management positions. He began his career in 1996 at Kvaerner Masa-Yards Turku Shipyard and later served the Finnish IT center for science (CSC) under the auspices of the Ministry of Education. After that he joined the team at the Masa-Yards Arctic Research Centre (MARC). Suojanen has been involved in numerous arctic shipping projects, and joined the Aker Arctic Technology Inc at the beginning of 2005. Today he is the managing director of Aker Arctic Technology Inc.