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Jyri Jäppinen

Senior Managing Consultant

”Jyri´s strengths are attention to detail, mastery of complex dependencies/scenarios, understanding the whole software delivery lifecycle and high quality.”

Special skills

  • Complex multi-vendor systems integration

  • Project/program planning, ramp-up and management

  • Linking business and IT

  • Dependency and 3rd party management

  • Agile experience (certified SAFe Agilist and Scrum Master)

  • Excellent collaboration skills from daily team work to C-level steering groupsPeople leadership and interpersonal skills

Strengths

  • Analytical mindset – understanding the big picture

  • Technically skilled – able to dig deeper when needed

  • Enjoys active problem solving with multiple parties, preferably in an international environment

  • People leadership, from managing teams to building and leading projects and programs up to over 100 members

Relevant experience

  • 20+ years of experience in leading complex programs and projects with both waterfall and agile (Scrum, SAFe) methods

  • Distributed, multi-cultural project and program leadership, including vendors and 3rd parties

  • Currently integration and test lead for global ERP rollout program

  • Talent lead for Program, Project and Service Management (PPSM) talent group of over 50 managers and consultants

  • Industry experience: Banking, Transportation, Media, Telecom, Medical technology, Manufacturing

Education

  • Master of Science (Engineering Physics), Helsinki University of Technology (TKK), 2001