Lassi Viitanen is a co-founder, partner and CEO of the NOAN architecture studio. Before founding NOAN in March 2017, Lassi was an entrepreneur in a young architects collective called Buenaventura. For the last three years Lassi has been working as a responsible architect in public building design and urban planning projects. Lassi has received several prizes in architecture competitions between the years 2012-2019. He has been working as a part-time teacher in the laboratory of architecture in the Tampere university of technology since 2016.