Tapio is a senior advisor at Oaklins Merasco in Finland. He has an outstanding technology and BPO sector background, having held high-level positions in leading IT and business consulting services companies in Finland, such as CGI and Oracle. In his most recent role as SVP global business engineering at CGI, one of the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world, Tapio was responsible for business engineering in Northern Europe. Prior to that, he served as a managing director of CGI’s operations in Finland.
During his career Tapio has also served in several positions of trust at leading Finnish companies and organizations, having been a board member of the Federation of Finnish Technology Industries and the pension insurance company ELO. At present, he serves as a board member for a number of technology startups. Tapio graduated from the Helsinki School of Economics with an MSc/MBA degree.