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23/03/20

Edita Publishing welcomes new Managing Director Kalle Toivonen

Kalle Toivonen has extensive experience as Managing Director and Business Director, always with a base in IT and business development. His background covers over 20 years in companies like Nokia, HCL Technologies, ManpowerGroup and Semantix. Before joining Edita Publishing, Kalle was CEO of the Finnish state-owned ICT-service company Vimana Oy. Kalle now brings his expertise and strong management capabilities with him as a tool for Edita Publishing´s further development with Smart Learning & Legal services.

“This is an exciting and great opportunity! Edita Publishing has all the right elements to grow, excel and innovate during these times of digitalization and new technology driven transformations. We all are yet to see how our behaviour, ways of working and especially ways of learning will change. Learning is also a business with a bigger purpose on serving our society. Overall being part of the Nordic Morning Group story is the place I want to be ” says Kalle Toivonen.

Edita Publishing is a knowledge company that provides smart learning and legal information services. The company serve a wide range of customers in public, private and third sector organizations and is a part of Nordic Morning Group. Net revenue 2019 was 13.3MEUR and operating profit 1.3MEUR. The amount of employees were 89.

“Digitalization is fundamentally changing the way people learn and use information both in schools and at work. Learning has become a lifelong journey. Being able to develop in a profession requires continuous training and access to digital training tools with high-quality content. This has an impact on the market for traditional services, but it creates a lot of new business opportunities, using educational technology and artificial intelligence in combination with great pedagogical skills. That´s why Kalle Toivonen with his background is the perfect person to lead Edita Publishing into the future of Smart Learning & Legal services”, says Anne Årneby, CEO of Nordic Morning Group.

Kalle Toivonen takes office on Monday March 23rd 2020.

For more information: 
Anne Årneby, CEO of Nordic Morning Group.
anne.arneby@nordicmorninggroup.com +46 708 606586

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