Björn Olofsson was appointed Managing Director of Sofigate Sweden as of April 1, 2018.

Björn Olofsson has extensive experience from the consultancy and solutions business. After ten years at Accenture, he built Acando’s Swedish operations for fourteen years, also heading up sales and marketing and the Stockholm office with a two hundred consultants.

  • I am very proud to join Sofigate, a company that has grown with excellent execution and a sharp and visionary leadership around Business Technology. Sofigate dominates the Finnish market and the company now has the competence and the capabilities to expand rapidly in Sweden, where the market potential is both extensive and important with already 100 consultants, says Björn Olofsson, Managing Director of Sofigate Sweden.

Björn Olofsson was until recently Trade Commissioner and Country Manager for USA at Business Sweden, managing three Swedish offices in Chicago, New York and San Francisco, and has a wide-ranging network of contacts in many different companies in the Swedish market as well as abroad.

  • There is a very strong demand for our IT management consulting services. In 2017 our revenue was EUR66 million, an 80 percent increase compared to the year before. With Björn Olofsson as new leader of our Swedish operations, I see great potential to increase our growth going forward, says Sami Karkkila, CEO of Sofigate Group.

For information and interviews, please contact:

Björn Olofsson
Managing Director, Sofigate Sweden
bjorn.olofsson@sofigate.com
Mobile: +46730-21 13 84

Roland-Philippe Kretzschmar
Head of Digital Frontline Development, Sofigate Group
roland.kretzschmar@sofigate.com
Mobile: +46-708 888 598

 

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