Examples of achievements
Miikka has had senior advisor and project manager roles in many global IT outsourcing programs, which have included transfer of people, IT infrastructure, IT applications and re-arrangement of supplier contracts. He has run full RFI/RFP cycles for IT supplier selection and has been responsible for M&A IT integrations.
During 2015-2016, he worked as the Program Management Office Lead in the large global M&A project where Midagon took responsibility for the PMO mobilization, IT integration program management including finance and control, cutover control center management, quality management, dependencies and risks management, trainings and communications for the created solution. Program included some 20 independent streams, which planned more than hundred global projects to execute IT process and system work for the successful start as a joint company.
Business and project experience
Miikka has a strong program management and service development background from various business positions in companies such as Nokia, Ericsson and Elisa. He has worked with service business development, services sales, product offerings and product marketing for large enterprise customers. Miikka has gained experience also in the global S/W development and maintenance, as well as in the management of R&D, standardization and IPR functions.
His consulting career since 2004 (Midagon and Accenture) has led him to manage the sales and delivery of complex, global M&A, ERP and IT programs and projects.
Areas of interest
Miikka specializes in the business transformations like M&A, IT outsourcing, competitive supplier selections and improvements among selected suppliers and contracted services. He believes in the growth and efficiency improvement opportunities which digitalization provides and wants to help customers to define their roadmap to the digital future.
What others say about Miikka
“He is business-minded, works hard and is good at achieving results in his projects.”
“He drives success by coaching his team and by maintaining good spirit.”