Empower IM targets to Nordic Energy Markets with new Managing Director

fre 22 aug 2014 15:00:00

Empower IM Oy continues its growth strategy to become a leading service provider in the Nordic energy market. As a step in this strategy, the management of Empower IM Oy is strengthened with experience from international ICT services. 

Mr. Mika Yletyinen (47) will start as Managing Director of Empower IM Oy on the 1st of September, 2014. Mika joins us from Intel Security / McAfee (formerly Stonesoft Oyj), before this he has worked in Tieto Corporation and Nokia Corporation (Networks). He has long experience in international ICT business. Mika’s main task is to execute the Nordic growth strategy.

Empower IM Oy has revised its composition of the Board of Directors. Empower group’s CEO Eero Auranne continues as the chairman of the board. Mika Yletyinen will report to Eero Auranne. Bo Elisson and Kristofer Runnquist from Sweden have been nominated as new members of the board.

Antti Ruokonen ends his assignment as head of Empower IM Oy. During his two year period, Empower IM has gained a healthy financial position and built a foundation for the Nordic growth.
Antti belongs to Empower’s core top-management team reporting to the CEO. Antti has already taken new leadership position within Empower group, where he currently heads the Telecom Network Division.

Additional information:

Eero Auranne, CEO, Empower group, eero.auranne[at]empower.fi, tel. +358 29 020 011 (telephone exchange)

Magnus Eriksson, Sales Director (Sweden), magnus.eriksson[at]empower.eu

Thor Reitan, Sales Director (Norway), thor.reitan[at]empower.eu

Empower IM Oy is a part of Empower group delivering ICT solutions and information management services covering the entire energy sector value chain. Empower IM improve the efficiency of our customers’ energy business with services and ICT solutions provided in Finland, Sweden and Norway. www.empower.eu

Empower is a multinational service company which helps keep the wheels of society running and improves the competitiveness of customers. Empower Group builds, installs, maintains and repairs electricity and telecom networks, maintains power plants and factories, and delivers ICT solutions and information management services. Empower provides services in more than a hundred locations in Finland, Sweden, Norway, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. Turnover in 2013 was €325 million, and the company has more than 2,900 employees. www.empower.eu