Petteri Puhakka appointed acting CEO of Cybercom Group


2011-08-30, 11:05
The board appoints Petteri Puhakka as acting president and CEO of Cybercom Group AB (publ). Former president and CEO Patrik Boman leaves Cybercom.  

“The board is verypleased that Petteri Puhakka takes on the role as acting CEO of Cybercom. He is a very business driven and an experienced leader. He has successfully navigated Cybercom’s operations in Finland through difficult times. The process of recruiting a permanent CEO will be initiated shortly”, says Jon Risfelt, chairman of the board.

Petteri Puhakka is 50 years old. He joined Cybercom 2010 as managing director of Cybercom Finland. Petteri Puhakka has held different senior executive roles within the IT-sector since the mid-eighties, with global responsibilities in companies such as Cap Gemini and Tieto. In addition, he has managed major outsourcing and global souring business deals.

“I’m very committed to Cybercom and look forward to leading the company forward. Cybercom has an impressive asset in its people and the expertise in the Group. I see my new role to develop Cybercom’s potential further and deliver higher profit”, says Petteri Puhakka.

“The board thanks Patrik Boman for his great achievements during his years with Cybercom. Patrik has successfully strengthened Cybercom’s position within IT and telecom leading the group during a period with high growth”, says Jon Risfelt.

About Cybercom

The Cybercom Group is an IT consultancy that offers global sourcing for local and international deals. The Group is a recognised supplier in internet services, connected devices, security, and telecom management. Thanks to its extensive industry and operations experience, Cybercom offers strategic and technical expertise in telecom, industry, media, the public sector, retail, and banking and finance. Cybercom’s consultants operate around the world and the company has 22 offices in 10 countries. Cybercom was founded in 1995 and has been quoted on the NASDAQ OMX Nordic exchange since 1999. Find out more at: www.cybercom.com

Find out more, contact:

Jon Risfelt, chairman of the board, Cybercom Group + 46 734 34 33 32

Petteri Puhakka, acting president and CEO Cybercom Group + 358 400 414 623

Kristina Cato, communications and IR manager + 46 708 64 47 02

About Cybercom

The Cybercom Group is an IT consultancy that offers global sourcing for local and international deals. The Group is a recognised supplier in internet services, connected devices, security, and telecom management. Thanks to its extensive industry and operations experience, Cybercom offers strategic and technical expertise in telecom, industry, media, the public sector, retail, and banking and finance. Cybercom’s consultants operate around the world and the company has 22 offices in 10 countries. Cybercom was founded in 1995 and has been quoted on the NASDAQ OMX Nordic exchange since 1999. Find out more at: www.cybercom.com

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