Kari Lehtosalo appointed as Interim CEO of Solteq Plc
Solteq Plc’s Board of Directors has appointed Kari Lehtosalo (born 1972) as Interim CEO starting from February 1, 2022. MBA Kari Lehtosalo has worked as the company’s CFO and member of the Executive Team since September 2019. Lehtosalo will take on the duties of CEO temporarily – in addition to his CFO duties.
Solteq announced on October 1, 2021, that the current CEO, Olli Väätäinen, will resign his duties at the end of January 2022.
The CEO recruitment process is proceeding as planned, and the Board of Directors aims to appoint the new CEO by the end of February 2022. Lehtosalo will be the Interim CEO until the appointment of the new CEO.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
NASDAQ OMX Helsinki
Chairman of the Board, Markku Pietilä
Tel: +358 50 045 5156
Solteq in brief
Solteq is a provider of IT services and software solutions specializing in the digitalization of business and industry-specific software. The key sectors in which the company has long-term experience are retail, manufacturing, utilities, and services. The company employs over 650 professionals with offices in Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Poland and the UK, with a customer base throughout Europe.