22 September 2017
Tieto Corporation STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 22 September 2017, 09.00 am EET
Tieto is announcing changes in its Leadership Team and the Financial Services industry group.
Per Johanson, Executive Vice President, Financial Services, has decided to pursue new opportunities outside Tieto.
Christian Segersven has been appointed Executive Vice President to lead Financial Services and be a member of Tieto’s Leadership Team as of 1 October 2017. His current roles are Vice President, Country Head Financial Services Finland and Norway, and Global Head Insurance and Wealth Management Solutions at Tieto. Further details on the newly appointed Leadership Team member are available on Tieto’s website.
“I want to express my warmest thanks to Per Johanson for his valuable contribution to Tieto’s renewal over the last eight years. Per has been leading the Financial Services industry group, building Tieto’s business among banks, insurance companies and other financial institutions both in the Nordic countries and globally. His role has been important particularly in Sweden, where he has also been country manager for the past several years. I wish him all the best in his future endeavors,” says Kimmo Alkio, President and CEO, Tieto Corporation.
Further information for investors: Tanja Lounevirta, Head of Investor Relations, +358 50 321 7510, tanja.lounevirta (at) tieto.com
Further information for the media: Kia Haring, Head of Global Communications, tel. +358 40 765 3700, kia.haring(at)tieto.com
Tieto aims to capture the significant opportunities of the data-driven world and turn them into lifelong value for people, business and society. We aim to be customers’ first choice for business renewal by combining our software and services capabilities with a strong drive for co-innovation and ecosystems.
Headquartered in Finland, Tieto has over 13 000 experts in close to 20 countries. Tieto’s turnover is approximately EUR 1.5 billion and shares listed on NASDAQ in Helsinki and Stockholm. www.tieto.com