Sari Leppänen will join 3 Step IT from 18 September as group chief information officer.
Leppänen is the second appointment 3 Step IT has made to its executive team since August after Jari Lemmilä joined the company as chief financial officer.
For the past 5 years, Leppänen has worked for Telia; first to set up and lead the Telia Group architecture function, and more recently leading digital transformation for Telia Finland. Leppänen further has over 18 years of experience from various technology positions in Nokia.
Leppänen also has over 18 years of experience from various technology positions in Nokia.
3 Step IT’s chief executive officer Carmen Ene said: “We are planning on vigorous growth continuing in our current markets, and in addition, we expect to grow both though new partnerships, and with new businesses being launched to enter new countries. We need an ambitious IT strategy to support these initiatives; so we are looking forward to Sari’s extensive experience with driving technological change and transformation.”
Leppänen said: “3 Step IT has exciting and challenging plans for international growth and the ambition to make 3 Step IT a spearhead in the circular economy globally. I want to be part of the journey and help to make it happen.”