Kati Rajala becomes new CEO for Cabonline Finland
Kati Rajala has been appointed new CEO of Cabonline Finland effective 1 June 2019. Kati Rajala has a long experience from leading positions within Fazer and Snellman and most recently from HKScan, where she worked as EVP Market Finland.
– Kati Rajala’s experiences as a leader in change management processes will be a great asset to us now that we continue to strengthen our position in the deregulated taxi market in Finland – both within and outside the Helsinki region, says Peter Viinapuu, CEO, Cabonline. With 5,300 cars, we are the leading taxi company in the Nordic and Finland is a strategically important market for us.
Kati Rajala succeeds Topi Simola, who now leaves Cabonline.
– I look forward to the task of being responsible for Cabonline’s operations in Finland, says Kati Rajala. I come from an entrepreneurial family and I believe that my experiences from consumer related companies in change will come in handy now that we are about to develop Cabonline in a rapidly transforming market. It is primarily a matter of strengthening our brands and becoming more attractive to our customers as well as to our transporters and drivers.
Peter Viinapuu, CEO, phone + 46 70 420 53 04
Cabonline is the leading taxi company in the Nordic region with 2,700 connected taxi firms and approximately 5,300 vehicles in Sweden, Norway and Finland. Cabonline contains a series of well-known brands, such as TaxiKurir, Norgestaxi, TOPCAB, Kovanen, Taxi Skåne, Taxi Väst, Umeå Taxi and Sverigetaxi. Through Cabonline, taxi firms have access to attractive customer agreements, support from industry-leading technological development and utilisation of economies of scale, efficient service and a shared infrastructure. The Group has revenue of approximately SEK 6.2 billion and performs about 45,000 journeys per day. For further information: www.cabonline.com.