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Seppo Korja

Senior Managing Consultant

“Seppo has a long experience from working alongside the business on ERP implementations in multiple industries including different technologies and roll-outs to multiple country locations.”

Special skills

Systematic and analytic project management

Communication with various stakeholders on different organization levels

Understanding of end-to-end business processes

Experience of ERP projects from project initiation to planning, implementation, roll-outs as well as later system upgrades

Working with different ERP systems in different roles from Subject Matter Expert to Steering Committee member

Experience of different ERP technologies (SAP, Microsoft Dynamics, IFS)

Strengths

  • Project management skills

  • Commitment to project/program objectives and ability to see the big picture

  • Leading projects with multicultural and virtual teams

  • Keeping positive attitude for achieving set targets

Relevant experience

  • +20 years of experience working with ERP projects/systems alongside the business

  • +20 years of experience in project management

  • Examples of key positions and projects delivered

    • Project Manager, Eltel Networks Group ERP implementation in Denmark, Cutover management in Finland

    • Senior Project Manager ERP, Tikkurila Oyj Group ERP template building and roll-out to 8 countries (including Russia). Initiating roll-out in China

    • IT Business Account, Fazer Bakeries, ERP implementation Finland and Sweden, member of Group ICT management team, definition and implementation of S&OP process

Education

  • Master of Science (Eng), Industrial Economics, Tampere University of Technology (1995)

  • IPMA C