20 Oct 2017News

Petronella Posti Hultqvist appointed to lead Solita’s business in Scandinavia

Solita, a digital business consulting company, continues to grow in Sweden. Petronella Posti Hultqvist has been appointed as the director of Solita’s business in Scandinavia.

Petronella Posti Hultqvist, who was born in Finland but currently lives in Stockholm, has extensive experience in IT and consulting business, for instance in business-supporting data warehouse and business intelligence solutions, sales and marketing. Previously, she has held managerial positions with Intellibis, Affecto and Palet Software. In addition, she has worked as an entrepreneur in the field of analytics and data storage, organised conferences for the analytics community in Sweden and coordinated Kimball University trainings, which concentrate on data storage and BI solutions.

“Solita’s expertise has been very warmly welcomed in Sweden. It’s great to have Petronella in our team, as she has excellent experience and strong networks in Sweden,” says Ossi Lindroos, vice president in charge of sales, marketing and consulting services and a member of Solita’s management group. Solita opened its first international office in the centre of Stockholm, Sweden, in January. Solita’s Swedish customers include, for instance, Assa Abloy.

“Solita is a great Finnish success story and driving force in a world that is digitalising fast. I’m thrilled to showcase Finnish knowhow in Sweden. One of my first rewarding tasks is to grow Solita’s Swedish team by recruiting more people,” says director Petronella Posti Hultqvist, who is now in charge of Solita AB’s operations. Petronella Posti Hultqvist started in her new position on 11 September.

At the moment, Solita is especially looking for service designers, as well as data science and cloud experts, to work in Sweden. After its merger with the service design company Palmu in March 2017, Solita already employs more than 600 digital business experts from service designers and lean start up experts to software developers, business intelligence and data science specialists, as well as cloud and integration solution experts.

More information:
Ossi Lindroos, Vice President, Solita, tel. +358 40 750 7637 , [email protected]
Petronella Posti Hultqvist, Director, Scandinavia, Solita, tel. +46 766 433 600, [email protected]

Solita is a digital business consulting company. Solita provides digital solutions and online services for digital business and services, as well as business intelligence. The net sales of the company established in 1996 amounted to EUR 58.5 million in 2016. After merging with Palmu, Solita employs more than 600 digital business specialists in Helsinki, Tampere, Oulu, Singapore and Stockholm.