Stockholm, August 24, 2020 – Capgemini Invent, the digital innovation, consulting and transformation brand of the Capgemini Group, has named Ann Hellenius to lead its operations in Sweden and Finland. She will be part of Capgemini’s Swedish Country Board and will report to Cyril Garcia, CEO of Capgemini Invent and Member of the Capgemini Group Executive Board.
Ann has extensive experience in leadership and digitization in both the private and public sectors, as well as the consulting industry, having worked as management consultant in London and Stockholm. Most recently she served as Chief Information Officer/ Chief Digital Officer for Scandic Hotels where she had strategic and operative responsibility for its IT solutions and on innovative digital solutions which impact and improve the customer journey. Prior to that she worked as the CIO for Stockholm City and Bankgirot. She has also many years of experience as a board member and currently holds board assignments at Synsam, Volvo Finansbank and MSAB.
“We are delighted to see Ann joining the Capgemini Invent team to support our ambition in two instrumental markets. Existing and future Swedish and Finish clients will benefit from our wide technology and deep sectorial expertise combined with Ann’s experience both in public and private sectors. This strong set up will help leading players innovate and transform themselves quicker and further,” said Cyril Garcia, CEO of Capgemini Invent and Member of the Capgemini Group Executive Board.
“I am very much looking forward to contributing to a company with a strong values-driven culture. It feels really exciting that together with all the employees, we will contribute to the development and transformation of our customers and the society through innovation, technological development and sustainability,” said Ann Hellenius, Managing Director of Capgemini Invent in Sweden and Finland.
Capgemini Invent Sweden and Finland employs approximately 250 management consultants located in Stockholm, Gothenburg, Malmö and Espoo.
Biography of Ann Hellenius:
Ann’s expertise and passion within digital transformation and leadership has resulted in several honorary awards. In 2017 Ann Hellenius was named “CIO of the Year” in Sweden by IDG and she was honored with “European CIO of the Year” by IT One in 2016. She has also been nominated as “Manager of the Year” by the magazine Chef in 2018 and she was included on list of “The most powerful women in business Tech top 12” at Veckans affärer in 2019.
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