A Finnish entrepreneur and adviser to the president of Skolkovo discusses the challenges and successes of innovation development in Russia and explains why foreigners should invest in Russia.

Video by Ruslan Faizulin

Pekka Viljakainen, a top Finnish entrepreneur who came to Russia four years ago, was at the forefront of the creation and development of Skolkovo, the new Russian high-tech entrepreneurship ecosystem that is considered to be Russia's version of Silicon Valley.

With his firsthand experience, he has a lot to say about Russian high-tech, innovation, entrepreneurial culture and why foreigners should invest in Russia.

Read full interview with Pekka Viljakainen here.