Itera hires Taras Tovstiak as Director of Central Europe
As part of Itera’s ambitious growth journey, we have hired Taras Tovstiak as our new Director of Central Europe. Itera has good profitable and fast growth in our operations in Central Europe. With Taras on board, this will accelerate further and faster.
Taras Tovstiak (43) joined Itera on 2nd January 2023, in the role of Director of Central Europe. He will be leading our operations in Central Europe (Ukraine, Slovakia, Czech Republic, and Poland) to continue our fast growth, build and strengthen our customer-centric organisation, ensure high employee engagement and competence development, and also support the growth of Itera. He is currently located in Krakow, Poland.
"I look very much forward to getting to know my new colleagues in our Central Europe locations and the management team. In addition, I will be glad to get to know the Nordic part of the company. That will give me a better understanding of how we can support each other and offer the best value proposition to our customers. I also look forward to working with all our customers, existing and new, and our highly skilled employees”, says Taras Tovstiak.
Taras Tovstiak has more than 20 years of professional experience, and prior to joining Itera, he worked 20 years for ELEKS. During his career in IT, he has filled several roles. He started as an expert in electrical power engineering, and then joined the software development team. After that, he had management roles.
His last role in ELEKS was as Customer Success Director of DACH (Deutschland-D, Austria-A and Switzerland-CH) and Nordic Business Units. He also has experience in co-founding a product start-up within ELEKS, and recently initiated energy product acquisition for the company.
Jon Erik Høgberg
"The appointment of Taras as the Director of our organisation in Central Europe represents a pivotal step towards the continuation of our rapid growth and customer-centric approach. With his extensive background, we are confident that Taras will make a valuable contribution to further develop our capabilities, and align our high quality operations to customer expectations", says Jon Erik Høgberg, Group COO in Itera.