Leena-Mari Lähteenmaa was appointed President of CGI’s Finland, Poland and Baltics operations in October 2019, where she oversees approximately 4,500 consultants and professionals who deliver end-to-end services—strategic business and IT consulting, systems integration, managed IT and business processes services, and IP solutions—to clients across these regions.
Prior to this appointment, Leena-Mari led the operations for CGI’s operations in Finland. CGI is the second largest IT services provider in the country with more than 10% of its IT market share. Leena-Mari also led CGI’s Global Technology Operations (GTO) business unit in the Nordics. In this role, she merged CGI’s GTO operations in Sweden, Finland and Norway, aligning the new business unit with CGI’s high standards for quality and satisfaction.
Before joining CGI through its merger with Logica in 2012, Leena-Mari served as Director of Logica’s Outsourcing Services business unit in Finland, leading 1,100 professionals. During her career, she also served as a Director of Fujitsu Services’ Public Sector business unit, providing a wide range of services and IP to central and local government and healthcare clients. She also held senior IT leadership roles with Novo Group and Novosys and served as Chief Financial Officer for Elanto Group.
With 30 years of IT services experience, Leena-Mari has a passion to help her clients and teams grow. She uses her industry and technology expertise, along with open and transparent leadership style, to truly understand client needs and offer highly effective services and solutions. For her teams, she provides mentoring and career growth opportunities to build the next-generation of leaders.
In 2019, Leena-Mari received a CGI Builders Award for her contributions to the growth and success of the company.
Leena-Mari studied at the Helsinki School of Economics.
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