Enterpreneur, shepherd, farmer. Ilpo has been taking care of his legacy, 200-year old family farm for all his life. In addition to this he has been a shop owner and run the
tourism business in Simo river lodge,
Simojoen Eräkeskus. Other obligations are related to the farm´s forestry and sheep farming. In Northern Light Husky Ltd Ilpo is the owner and the managing director in operational business.