The number of Digia employees totalled 872 at the end of December 2016, showing an increase of 113 employees, or 14.9 per cent, on year-end 2015 (31 Dec 2015: 759 employees). During the reporting period, the number of employees averaged 810, an increase of 57 employees, or 7.6 per cent, on the 2015 average (2015: 753).
24 people transferred into Digia's employ when the Igence acquisition entered into force on 1 July. 213 employees transferred from Digia to Qt in conjunction with the demerger.
Employees by location, 31 Dec 2016:
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no. of employees
Digia Plc’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) of 16 March 2016 re-elected Päivi Hokkanen, Robert Ingman, Pertti Kyttälä and Seppo Ruotsalainen as members of the Board. Martti Ala-Härkönen was elected to the Board as a new member. At its organisational meeting after the AGM, the Board of Directors elected Pertti Kyttälä as Chair and Robert Ingman as Vice Chair of the Board.
Digia’s President & CEO Timo Levoranta, as of 1 May 2016, and senior management were on 31 December 2016 as follows:
You can read more about Digia’s senior management on the company’s website: www.digia.com/en/investors/governance/ceo-and-management.
KPMG Oy Ab, a firm of Authorised Public Accountants, is the Group’s auditor. Virpi Halonen, Authorised Public Accountant, has been chief auditor since the 2015 Annual General Meeting.