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Jukka Kauppinen

Executive Advisor, Industrial Services Community Lead

+358 40 634 2722

”Jukka is a bridge between business and IT; he is able to convert the complex business scenarios in actionable items for IT professionals – and lead the implementation of the needed capabilities”

Special skills

  • Industrial Digital and Service Transformation

  • Target Operating Model Definition

  • Business Capability Modeling & Development

  • Solution Architecture Definition

    • Focus on alignment of Product Management, Engineering, Sales, Delivery and Services

    • Key platforms: PDM/PLM - CRM – CPQ – ERP – CMMS/EAM

  • AS-IS vs TO-BE Analyses & Transformation Roadmap Definition

  • •Technology and Services Sourcing​ (RFIs, RFPs, RFQs)

  • "Fixing the Foundation"

    • Master Data Management

    • Integrated Processes, Platforms and Data

Strengths

  • A bridge between Business and IT

  • Converts complex business needs to concepts & capability development roadmaps and to concrete steps that are easy to measure and manage​.

  • Combines Technology, Data, People and Processes to concepts and transformation plans​

  • Strong supporter of agile ways of working and virtual teaming – when possible!​

  • Emphasizes the role of Change Management and believes in Peter Drucker's famous sentence "Culture eats Strategy for breakfast".

Relevant experience

  • 14+ years of consulting and project management experience in the fields of service and digital transformation especially with large, industrial sector companies.

  • Examples:

    • Lead Offering Modularization & Standardization Project for a large Industrial Equipment Manufacturer

    • Lead establishment and launch of a Customer Engagement Platform development factory in Agile / SAFe model

    • Lead definition and implementation of PDM & PLM concept for a global OEM company

    • Lead multiple RFP processes for suitable technologies and system implementation partners.

Education

  • M.Sc (Econ) in Information and Service Management (Aalto University, 2010)

  • B.Sc (Econ) in Economics (Helsinki School of Economics, 2008)

  • [ Ongoing studies in Computer Science (Helsinki University 2015 -->) ]