A software company offering tools for those developing next generation autonomous and connected vehicles


About us

Basemark is a forerunning provider of real-time software solutions and professional services for the automotive industry. The company’s Rocksolid Engine is a world-class, real-time graphics and compute software solution for mission critical applications. Basemark also develops state-of-the-art performance evaluation tools such as the Basemark Automotive Test Suite (BATS) and Basemark GPU. We operate globally and our customer base includes automotive OEMs, Tier-1 suppliers and semiconductor companies.

Headquartered in Helsinki, Basemark currently employs more than 70 top-notch international professionals, with that number expected to grow over the next five years.  We expect Basemark to evolve over the next couple of years into a leading provider of automotive operating system and “pedal-to-cluster” platform in the global automotive market.

Legal Information

Basemark Oy is a privately held limited liability stock corporation, headquartered in Helsinki, Finland. The company was founded in April 2015 (Finnish register ID 2688018-1). Basemark Oy has two wholly owned subsidiaries, Basemark Inc., registered in Delaware, U.S. and Basemark GmbH registered in Munich, Germany.

Shareholder Information

Majority of company shares are held by founders and key employees, the rest being held by individual angel investors.

Media Kit


CEO, Founder

Tero Sarkkinen


Sami Niska


Minna Karttunen

Head of HR

Paula Wranger

Head of Products

Francesco Balestrieri

Board of directors

Chairman of the Board

Jussi Harvela

Board Director

Keith Silverang

Board Director

Remy de Tonnac

Board Director

Klaus Zimmer


Bruce C Belliveau, CFA


Dr. Kay Segler