Finnair set to appoint new chief digital officer and executive board member

Darren Wood
By Darren Wood September 16, 2019 11:05

Finnair set to appoint new chief digital officer and executive board member

Finnair is set to appoint Tomi Pienimäki as its new chief digital officer and executive board member, effective 1 October.

Pienimäki, who currently serves as a member of the board in Aallon Group, will replace Katri Harra-Salonen in the role . 

Previously, Pienimäki served as the CEO of Vincit and Jolla, and as the chief information officer of Itella and Hackmann. 

Commenting on the changes, Topi Manner, Finnair’s CEO, said: “With Katri Harra-Salonen at the helm, Finnair has made a great digital leap, and is today among the most desired employers among technology professionals in Finland.

“All of us at Finnair want to warmly thank Katri for this, and we wish her the best of success also in the future.

“I also welcome Tomi Pienimäki to the Finnair team. Tomi’s strong competencies in leading digital organisations and in developing new businesses complement our team well, as we seek to further develop innovative solutions for both improving the customer experience and to support the work of our own personnel.” 

Darren Wood
By Darren Wood September 16, 2019 11:05