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Ville Väärälä appointed as Vice President for Public Sector business in Nordics

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Ville Väärälä as the Vice President of Public Sector Business for the Nordics region. In this role, Ville Väärälä will bring his extensive experience and expertise in the Public Sector and Healthcare to lead and expand Sofigate’s presence in the public sector across the Nordics.

With over 15 years of distinguished experience in various roles within the IT industry, Ville Väärälä brings a wealth of knowledge, his networks from public sector customers and a proven track record of success to his new position. Before joining Sofigate, he served as the Head of Healthcare Business at Fujitsu Finland, where he played a pivotal role in driving innovation and growth within the healthcare sector. 

Ville Väärälä’s career in the IT industry has been marked by a diverse range of roles, including Head of Sales, Service Director, Consultant and Business Manager, with a focus on serving public and enterprise customers across Europe. His ability to understand and address the unique challenges and opportunities faced by organizations in the region has earned him a reputation for delivering exceptional results. 

In addition to his professional achievements, Ville Väärälä holds a Master’s degree in Behavioural Sciences from the University of Helsinki, a testament to his commitment to understanding the human elements that drive successful IT solutions and partnerships. 

“We are thrilled to welcome Ville Väärälä to Sofigate’s leadership team,” said Sami Karkkila, CEO. “His extensive background in the IT industry, combined with his deep understanding of the public sector, makes him the ideal leader to spearhead our efforts in the area. We believe his experience and vision will be invaluable in helping us serve our customers and expand our footprint in the Nordics region.” 

Ville Väärälä expressed his enthusiasm for his new role, saying, “I am honoured to join Sofigate and lead the charge in furthering our commitment to delivering cutting-edge consultancy and technology solutions to the public sector in the Nordics. I look forward to working closely with our talented teams to drive innovation, deliver value, and forge strong partnerships that will benefit our customers and the communities they serve.” 

Sofigate is confident that Ville Väärälä’s appointment will reinforce its position as a trusted partner for public sector organizations across the Nordics, helping them leverage the latest technologies to achieve their strategic goals. 

Please join us in welcoming Ville to the Sofigate family!