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Press release: Mika Enberg appointed Country Manager at 3stepIT Finland and Baltics

19 Mar 2020

Helsinki, Finland, Release 19 March 2020. For immediate release. 3stepIT, the leading provider of sustainable technology management solutions, announced that Mika Enberg has been appointed as the new Country Manager of Finland and the Baltic region. Mika took up his role on 16 March 2020 and will...

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Jason Skidmore appointed as 3 Step IT’s Chief Sales Officer

10 Sep 2018

Jason Skidmore has been appointed as 3 Step IT Group’s Chief Sales Officer, effective immediately. Previously Jason worked as Managing Director of 3 Step IT UK leading and growing the team responsible for the UK operations. Before joining 3 Step IT UK he worked as Channel Director for Dell...

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Sustainability at the heart of customer service

20 Jun 2018

3 Step IT Sustainability report in brief 3 Step IT CEO Carmen Ene and Senior consultant Marjo Hietapuro (EY) discussed our new sustainability report in June. Listen to the recording and learn about what sparked our first report and how it benefits our customers and partners. “We don’t only deliver...

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New digital expertise in 3 Step IT Board of Directors

09 May 2018

3 Step IT is strengthening its digital know-how with a change in the Board of Directors. Teppo Paavola (MBA) will replace Claes Paulsson as a board member from the beginning of May. Teppo Paavola has extensive experience from digital business and he has created several businesses across the field...

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Circular economy where the end is a new beginning

16 Mar 2018

3 Step IT was circular before knowing it. "It so happened that our business model, even if it is 20 years old, has become more relevant than ever, because of things that have happened outside the [leasing] world." Read our CEO Carmen Ene ’s thoughts on circular economy and the leasing business in...

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Building the future

13 Dec 2017

Our customers expect the leasing industry to deliver offerings that reflect fundamental changes in the IT landscape. I went to two asset finance industry conferences recently: Leaseurope in the summer, and Leasing Life in November. At both, I had many thoughtful and thought provoking discussions on...

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Carmen Ene named among the 50 most influential people in asset finance in 2017

19 Oct 2017

Carmen Ene, CEO, 3 Step IT, has been named on the Leasing Life Power 50 for the second year in a row. Published annually, this is a list of the 50 most influential people in the European leasing industry. “I am very happy to be on this list”, says Ene. “It is good to see that our hard work is...

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IFRS 16 reporting lease contracts considerations for finance teams

04 Oct 2017

The IFRS 16 standard introduces significant changes to lease accounting and clarifies the definition of a lease contract. According to Timo Ihamäki* from PwC Finland, the definition hinges on who has control of an asset: ‘The new standard highlights the concept of control,’ Ihamäki explains, ‘in a...

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3 Step It strengthens its leadership team with a second top recruit

18 Sep 2017

Sari Leppänen will join 3 Step IT from 18 September as Group CIO. Sari is the second new top recruit to 3 Step IT’s executive team since August when Jari Lemmilä joined the company. For the past 5 years Leppänen has worked for Telia, first to set up and lead the Telia Group architecture function,...

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Jari Lemmilä appointed as 3 Step IT’s CFO

22 Aug 2017

Jari Lemmilä has been appointed as 3 Step IT’s Chief Financial Officer, effective immediately. Previously Lemmilä worked at the multinational technology company ABB where he was the Group Vice President – CFO for their Marine & Ports business unit. He has over 18 years of international...

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