Pressrelease 8 April 2019

Pedab strengthens position in Finland with new country manager

Pedab, providing IT infrastructure, software solutions and services from selected vendors, is today announcing Petri Böhm as new Country Manager for Pedab Finland. Petri will be responsible for the Finnish team and business development of Pedab in Finland. The role is critical for the continued growth in the Finnish market, working with Pedab’s strong Ecosystem, to help customers be successful in the digitalization journeys.

Pedab, providing IT-infrastructure, software solutions and services from selected vendors, announces Petri Böhm as the new Country Manager for Pedab Finland. The recruitment is a step in the continued investment in the Finnish market.

Petri comes with more than 25 years of experience from the IT industry in Finland and the Nordics where he has held several senior positions, most recently with Accountor and before that with Oracle. He has a proven ability to identify service offering opportunities, meet client needs and lead teams to growth.

“Finland is a key market for Pedab where we have had sustainable growth for many years. We see a strong demand for the solutions and services that Pedab offers together with its ecosystem. We are therefore investing in key competencies to better meet the needs of the market and to continue growing the business. Together with our strong ecosystem of vendors and partner companies, we help customers succeed within the areas of Data & Analytics, Infrastructure & Platforms and Security. We are thrilled to welcome such an experienced person to take on this important role, to lead and further develop our business in Finland.” says Jesper Bartholdson, CEO of Pedab Group.

”I am very excited to take on the role as the Country Manager of Pedab Finland, a company with a strong existing ecosystem and competence; one that is on a very exciting transformation journey. I see a lot of potential for future growth and trust that my past experiences of collaboration and responding to market demands can be of great value in taking the business development further. Together with the local team of extremely talented professionals, I look forward to advancing Pedab to the next level where our contribution to our customers’ digitalization journeys will be increasingly significant.” Petri Böhm states.

“In this exciting period of expansion and strategic development of the Pedab Group, we are very happy to have such an experienced and motivated team onboard. Under Petri’s leadership the knowledge and expertise possessed by the entire Finnish team of professionals will be invaluable for the continued growth of our Pedab’s business in Finland and globally.” Jesper concludes.

About Pedab
Pedab provides IT infrastructure, software solutions and services from selected vendors to resellers, application developers and hosting companies. We work with leading vendors like IBM, Huawei, Symantec, Micro Focus, Centrify, Lenovo, Supermicro, Informatica and Clavister. Pedab has 130 employees in nine countries, including Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Estonia, Lithuania, Latvia and France. The turnover of the Pedab Group for 2017/18 amounted to EUR 200 million, corresponding to a growth of 24.2 percent.