Business About - Janne Lehtosalo

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Janne Lehtosalo

Vice President, Services


Janne is based in Espoo, Finland and specializes in analytics, business strategy, business development, internet products, digital marketing, CRM, and marketing and sales force automation.

Prior to his position at HMD Global, Janne was Director of Strategy at Naspers, working on a classified advertising platforms for finding houses, cars, and jobs in the Middle East. He has also held the position of Head of Digital Marketing at Microsoft where he was focused on the Nokia brand and was responsible for regional level digital marketing across owned media, social media, bought media and digital marketing analytics for India, Middle East and Africa. Janne’s extensive experience also includes building a digital marketing analytics ecosystem to optimize marketing investments and improve return on investment.

Janne has previously worked at Nokia for over four years and Teliasonera for three. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and Management from Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences.

Outside of work, Janne can be found spending quality time with this family and coaching junior ice-hockey.