Helsinki, 17.11.2022

The IT and business consulting services company CGI has appointed Arto Kuusinen as a Vice President, Business Engineering in Finland, Baltics and Poland. Kuusinen will be responsible for the arrangements and top management consulting of transformation projects for large organisations.

"Arto is one of Finland's most experienced and internationally recognized specialist in transformational projects. He has strong experience in implementing large global change programs. With Arto's abilities, we will strengthen our ability to support our large clients in the successful implementation of their demanding projects," says Petri Imberg, Head of Business Engineering, CGI Finland, Baltics and Poland.

Success in transformation projects is vital for international corporations

"Transformation projects are significant investments for organizations – those are typically investments of tens or hundreds of millions of euros. To lead and execute such projects, the selection of strategic partners forms one of the most critical factors for organisations. CGI's reputation in Finland as a market leader, but also as a strong global player, stands out from many other service providers," describes Arto Kuusinen.

"In order to maintain competitiveness in rapidly developing market, companies ability to react to changes and ability to renew itself via innovativeness is crucial, among training and engagement of personnel. The ability to utilize and build ecosystems, to develop new technology- and data-driven business models, and to network with various actors become essential for the success of change projects. I know very well how challenging are the transformation that cut across the organization. Through my experience, I guide our clients in their successful transformation and significant improvement of competitiveness," describes Kuusinen.

Arto Kuusinen started as Vice President at CGI on November 14. Previously, he has worked e.g. in management positions in international IT- and business consulting firms.

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