Kasper Lyhr takes charge of Visma’s rising star
Kasper Lyhr becomes the first pan Nordic director for Visma’s Public segment, underlining its strong growth and increasing importance to the Visma group.
Visma, a leading provider of mission critical cloud software, announces the appointment of Kasper Lyhr in the newly established position as Segment Director for its Public segment in the Nordic countries.
The Public segment is one of three
Visma accelerates its cloud strategy through divestment of its IT consulting business focused on digital transformation to CVC Capital Partners Fund VIII
Visma’s IT consulting business, focusing on digital transformation, has been a part of the Visma Custom Solutions division and is a leading provider of mission-critical IT solutions and data-driven technologies, powered by 2,000 highly skilled professionals across the Nordic region and in Lithuania, and serving 8,000 customers in the private and public sector.
With its focus on customised softw
Visma steps up innovation with a new tech centre in Porto
Visma steps up innovation with a new tech centre in Porto. The launch reinforces the company’s leadership in innovation and commitment to creating technology for a resilient society. The tech centre will employ around 50 people during its first year and reach 200 employees by 2025.
Visma decides not to renew title sponsorship in Ski Classics
Visma decides not to renew title sponsorship in Ski Classics. Visma’s rapid growth calls for new strategies to raise global brand awareness.
Visma attracts new investors as part of a strategic expansion of the shareholder base, valuing the business at €16 billion
Leading institutional investors Aeternum Capital, Government Pension Fund Norway (Folketrygdfondet), Vind, and GIC to invest in Visma.
Visma, a leading provider of business-critical software to private and public companies in Europe, today announces that it has expanded its shareholder base through a secondary sale to leading institutional investors: Aeternum Capital, Government Pension Fund No
Visma Finland and CarbonLink are developing the first universal real-time carbon footprint calculator for organisations
Atmospheric scientists and software company Visma Finland are pioneers in a collaboration to reduce CO2 emissions. The first pilot projects of the real-time carbon footprint calculator will start soon.
Visma increases acquisition focus; appoints M&A Manager for Finnish market
Visma, the largest SaaS company in Northern Europe, will continue to pursue an active acquisition strategy in addition to strong organic growth and has strengthened its global acquisition team with a local Finnish M&A Manager.
Visma Talent Solutions partners with Cornerstone OnDemand, global leader in people development solutions
Visma Talent Solutions has had a long-lasting partnership with Saba (acquired by Cornerstone beginning of 2020), following Visma’s acquisition of Comenius in 2017. Since Cornerstone’s acquisition of Saba, Visma Talent Solutions has collaborated with Cornerstone to expand the partnership to offer an even stronger software platform featuring Cornerstone’s and Visma’s solutions.
Merete Hverven appointed as successor to the CEO position in Visma
Øystein Moan announced earlier this year that he would step down as CEO in 2020. After a thorough evaluation process by Visma’s Board of Directors, Merete Hverven, who serves as Deputy CEO and Chief HR Officer today, has accepted to succeed Øystein Moan as Visma's new CEO. The official date for the transition will be March 31, 2020.
Trollweb and Meat Digital becomes Visma Digital Commerce
Meat Digital and Trollweb, both part of the Visma group, are merging to form Visma Digital Commerce. The merger strengthens Visma's focus on e-commerce solutions in the Nordic market and provides customers with a wider range of services.
Demand for e-commerce solutions and related services is increasing both in the Nordics and throughout Europe. Still, there is a scarcity of expertise within th
Visma accelerates innovation with new technology centre in Slovakia
Visma is proud to announce the opening of their new technology centre in Košice, Slovakia. The new centre is part of Visma’s strategic investment in innovation and will house a large team of developers, focusing on creating innovative cloud software using new technologies such as artificial intelligence and robotics.