Piceasoft has appointed Mikko Pyykkö as a new CEO to further drive the company’s international growth. Mikko joined Piceasoft as a Chief Commercial Officer in February 2020.
The former CEO Pia Kantola continues to support Piceasoft as a Senior Advisor while also focusing more on her business assignments in other industries.
“We are happy to appoint Mikko Pyykkö as a new CEO. He has great capabilities to execute our market expansion strategy and to build long term customer and partner relationships. I want to thank Pia Kantola for her outstanding work and contribution. She joined Piceasoft to stabilize the company’s operations and to create a growth strategy. Now we can proudly say that we have progressed well with our plan: we have launched new omnichannel products, opened new markets and introduced a new scalable business model. In addition, the company’s growth opportunities are looking positive. Pia continues to be fully committed to Piceasoft and she will work with Mikko Pyykkö and Piceasoft team to enable the Piceasoft growth plan,” says Tapani Liuhala, Chairman of the Board.
“I am really excited to take the baton from Pia and widen my role in Piceasoft. Pia’s tremendous work provides Piceasoft with a unique platform to execute new business and international growth. In my new role, I will continue to be extremely active and hands-on in new business development and sales, as that is my stronghold. At the same time, I am extremely motivated to assume the new role and its responsibilities to further strengthen Piceasoft leadership on the market in a sustainable and profitable manner. Piceasoft is all about our great people and my responsibility is to make sure our great talent continues to feel proud and motivated for the innovations we deliver to our customers and partners, ” says Mikko Pyykkö, CEO of Piceasoft.
For more information, contact:
Tapani Liuhala, Chairman of Board, Piceasoft
Mobile: +358 40 0331130
Mikko Pyykkö, CEO, Piceasoft
Mobile: + 358 50 3563110
About Piceasoft Ltd
Piceasoft is a Finnish company, located in Tampere. Since it was founded in 2012, Piceasoft has created a unique set of software solutions to cover the whole lifecycle of mobile devices. These solutions create new business opportunities and enable a cost-efficient service for mobile operators and retail chains. Our innovative products are disrupting the mobile device buyback, repair, and recycling business. Our software products are easy to use and offer added value to the end-user, which means better ROI and user satisfaction. In short, we promise to Simplify Your Mobile Life.