Jarkko Leppälahti to lead XMLdation
Jarkko Leppälahti has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer of XMLdation. He started in his new position on August 8th 2016, joining the company from the leading digital consultancy company Futurice. XMLdation’s former CEO Juha Keski-Nisula continues in his role as the Founder and Chief Operating Officer of the company.
Jarkko is an accomplished leader with strong experience in software business by working several years in leadership positions at international software companies. He brings a set of valuable knowledge about growing an international business, leadership, passion, and operational experience to XMLdation.
Jarkko’s main responsibilities lean on clarifying company’s vision, mission and strategy. His aim is to drive growth through speeding up new customer acquisition and expansion as head of sales team. The development of leadership team and personnel will also play an important role.
“We are the point in our growth journey where the company needs to focus on building a scalable team, especially in sales and marketing. We’re excited to start this new phase of the company with Jarkko” says Juha Keski-Nisula.
“XMLdation is at the center of the huge transformation that’s ahead in the financial services industry, with PSD2 and the banking sector opening up for new entrants. The company’s products are solid, and I’m really excited to join and lead the company in this new growth phase.” Jarkko expresses.