STOCKHOLM, April 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --
International digital services and consulting agency Futurice continues to conquer the European market with an important hire for Sweden. In keeping with the tradition of being truly local with all sites, Futurice Sweden's new Managing Director, Henrik Edlund, has over a decade of experience working in the Swedish market, delivering world-class digital craftsmanship.
"Futurice Stockholm's story started in the summer of 2015 and now, nine months later, we are taking an important step by bringing on board the talent and leadership of Henrik Edlund. Henrik will steer our Swedish site into the future and establish its ties to the design, technology and business communities here in Stockholm," says Matti Jylhä, Founder, of Futurice Sweden.
Henrik has a strong background in leading creative and technology talent at companies that operate at the forefront of digital transformation, as well as experience working hands-on as a service designer. He is ideally suited to work as a part of our international 300 strong team of design, software, data and digital business talent from more than 20 countries.
"The diversity of really talented people and way of working are the things that attracted me to Futurice. I am looking forward to leading the intersection between tech and design, helping our clients and Futurice Sweden grow," Henrik says.
In just nine months Futurice Sweden has grown to include a dozen experts, who are designing and delivering complete digital customer journeys, helping companies bring their digital businesses up to speed and building truly digital organisations.
"Stockholm is a great place for us and Sweden a source of inspiration in digital development. At the same time, we also see a clear market need for a player with experience from global clients and forward-thinking ventures. Having worked with clients like BMW, Volkswagen, Nespresso and Nordic Choice Hotels, I think we will fulfill this need," says Matti Jylhä, laying out the road ahead for Futurice's newest site.
Futurice is a growing international company that designs and builds innovative digital services for companies in a wide variety of industries ranging from startups to fintech to energy industry. Since 2000, we've created more than 1000 digital services with over 200 customers with offices in Berlin, London, Stockholm, Munich, Tampere and Helsinki.
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