Fastroi appoints Mika Sipilä as new CEO
Mika Sipilä has been appointed as the new CEO of Fastroi, a leading care management software provider in Finland. Mika Sipilä currently works as Sales Director of the company and will start in his new position on 1 May 2023. He will succeed Risto Jalovaara, long-time CEO and one of the founders of Fastroi. Risto Jalovaara will assume an advisory role in the company.
Mika Sipilä has worked in the software and cloud-based services sectors throughout his career, both as a specialist and in leadership roles in sales. He first joined Fastroi in 2017, holding the position of Sales Director.
“I look forward to taking on this new responsibility, and my aim is to perform my role in a collaborative way. Everyone at Fastroi shares the passion of developing software that helps deliver a higher quality of care”, says Mika Sipilä.
Fastroi has a long track record in developing care management software for the health and social sector in its native Finland.
“What makes Fastroi unique is its humane and caring approach. Risto’s compassionate attitude and open-mindedness are at the heart of the company’s success story”, explains Mika Sipilä.
Risto Jalovaara is delighted about the appointment of Mika Sipilä.
“It is important that Mika knows Fastroi so well. He has convincing views on how Fastroi’s products best help our clients and how we can develop our offering in the future”, says Risto Jalovaara.
Forerunner in care management systems
Since its establishment 20 years ago, Risto Jalovaara has successfully led Fastroi to a leading position in its field in Finland. The company also has major clients from the public sector in the UK.
“I am incredibly proud of our Fastroi team and of the journey we have shared. Our success is the result of the hard work of many excellent professionals”, says Jalovaara.
Risto Jalovaara will continue in an advisory role and as one of the owners of myneva Group, the parent company of Fastroi.
“I want to thank Risto for his great work and for his support in making Fastroi a strong member of the myneva family. I am also happy that Mika is stepping up as the CEO of Fastroi. I am convinced that Mika’s deep knowledge of care management and the needs of Fastroi’s customers will provide continuity and high-class services they are used to”, states Michael Robert, CEO of myneva Group,
Fastroi’s software has been developed to suit the rapidly changing needs of a wide range of social services, such as domiciliary services, health and adult care services as well as reablement services.
“The health and social sector has gone through a huge digital transformation. Mobile cloud-based software is increasingly used in everyday care provision and care management”, states Jalovaara.
Part of the international myneva Group
A year ago, Fastroi became part of German myneva Group, a growing software development company in the health and social sector in Europe.
“We are part of an international team. We have built a strong Fastroi brand and are now happy to share our expertise, quality and data security experience, and good practices in an international operating environment”, says Risto Jalovaara.
Fastroi offers user-friendly cloud software for domiciliary and residential care and child welfare services. Fastroi’s digital care management systems release resources for actual caring and subsequently help care services deliver a higher quality of care with greater accountability. The company’s innovative mindset and cutting-edge technological know-how has made it a market leader in its field in Finland. Founded in Finland 20 years ago, the company has offices in Joensuu, Tampere (Finland) and Skelmersdale (UK). Fastroi’s turnover was 6.4 million euros in 2022 and it has a total of 70 employees in Finland and the UK. It is part of European myneva Group GmbH. www.fastroi.com