Jonas Vestin appointed new CEO at Digpro
The board of Digpro has appointed Jonas Vestin as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at Digpro. Starting on 1 April 2019, Vestin’s primary role is to strengthen the company’s focus on its international expansion. Jonas Vestin succeeds Bo Lundgren, one of Digpro’s founders and CEO since 1989. Bo Lundgren will remain in the company in a new role, focusing on international sales.
”We are very pleased to appoint Jonas Vestin as the new CEO of Digpro Group AB. Jonas has extensive experience from various CEO roles within the software sector where he has successfully grown business into new markets”, says Johan Berg, chairman of the board.
Today, Digpro is a leading supplier of network information systems for electricity, heating, water, gas and fiber companies in Scandinavia. With its broad experience and a strong product offering in place, Digpro now aims to enter new markets in Europe and globally.
”I am very proud of Digpro’s achievements over the last 30 years since we founded the company. The ambition now is to continue our successful journey and expand our product offering. I feel confident in handing over the CEO responsibilities to Jonas for this next phase”, says Bo Lundgren.
”I am honored to be appointed CEO of Digpro and to be given the opportunity to lead a company, which through its strong innovation capabilities and its competence has created a product that offers not only business value, but also serves public purpose,” says Jonas Vestin. “Modern society becomes ever more dependent on highly efficient networks for power distribution and digital communication. Digpro offers a solution that optimizes both network planning and operations. We will now take this product offering to new markets and business areas.”
Jonas Vestin has more than 25 years of experience from both products and services within software and IT. He was recently CEO of the software company OP5, which develops services for IT management and monitoring that focused on the international development of the company up to its recent sale. Prior to that, Jonas was CEO of Pricer AB which is a global leader within electronic labels for the retail industry. He has also been business area manager for Eltel Networks AMM and a member of the group management team of Eltel Networks AB. Moreover, he has held various positions within Oracle, both in Sweden and internationally. Jonas has an Executive MBA in finance from ENPC School of International Management in Paris and a Bachelor’s degree in systems science from Uppsala University.
For additional information, please contact:
Johan Berg, +46 733 70 30 25, chairman, Digpro Group AB
Digpro is a market leading innovative supplier of Network Information Systems with more than 30 years of experience from the industry. Digpro develops and sells a complete Network Lifecycle Management solution based on GIS technology to network owners and other players who build and maintain networks within electricity, heating, water, gas, and fiber. The company was founded in 1989, with its head office in Stockholm. Digpro’s customers include ABB, E.ON, Göteborgs Energi, and Stokab. For additional information, please visit www.digpro.com
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