Helsinki, Finland, 2nd May, 2023 – Hublet Oy, a Finnish company which delivers a self-service tablet loaning solution to organisations globally, announced today new leadership. These changes are in line with the company’s growth programme and reflect the excellent progress the company has made on all its strategic initiatives over the last 18 months.
Jukka Salonen promoted to Chief Commercial Officer
Jukka has been with Hublet for over 5 years, most recently as Director of Sales and Distribution, where he has developed a deep understanding of the business and has a proven track record of delivering success. He brings extensive experience of our solutions and markets to the role, his proven leadership experience, and his passion for all customer matters.
“I am deeply grateful for the last 5 years during which time Hublet has blossomed from being a local Finnish start-up company into a global player, helping customers to digitalise their services. I have been blessed to work with amazing colleagues, partners & customers and am excited for this opportunity to build those relationships even further with all of you!”
Jukka Salonen and Timo Kytomaki, Hublet’s Chief Product and Technology Officer, will together now assume the operational leadership of Hublet, taking over that role from Jim Hopwood (previously CEO). Jim will now instead join the Board and take up the role of Non-Executive Advisor.
“It has been a great honour to serve as Hublet’s CEO. Since the Board asked me to step in 2 summers ago, I have been tremendously impressed at the dedication, commitment and passion of the team. They have fully embraced an array of strategic and operational initiatives, whilst continuing to put our customers first, and have transformed the company. I’m now looking forward to taking up my new role in the certainty that Jukka and Timo together will further accelerate the company’s growth.”
Hublet’s technology drives the increased adoption of digital services for organisations requiring the use of secure and loanable tablet devices. Deployed globally in more than 40 countries across various sectors, such as libraries, hospitals, elderly care homes, restaurants, museums and science centres, Hublet Solution is a customised learning tool, communication device and entertainment centre in one package. Through its strong return on investment case, Hublet Solution empowers the utilisation of digital content as an effortless, secure, cost-effective and reliable service delivering equal and data secure access to the digital world for everyone. For more information, visit https://gethublet.com/news/