Jori Stjerna starts as August´s Chief Digital Advisor
Jori Stjerna has joined the August team as Chief Digital Advisor. Jori has a strong background in both consulting and technology having worked previously at Accenture, Global Blue and KONE.
Jori holds a Master of Science degree from Aalto University and has also studied in Tokyo Institute of Technology.
In his new role, Jori enjoys his passion to support companies to achieve greater business value from technology. “As August’s Chief Digital Advisor, I will work with leading Finnish organizations and help them to identify and realize new opportunities with technology. This will cover all types of August projects, whether we are planning a new strategy for our client, or running a major functional transformation program. Although technology plays a central role, my aim is also to bring more focus on end-customer needs and experience – an important component, which we as strategy consultants must not neglect.”
August’s Managing Partner Tomi Ere comments Jori’s appointment in the light of the evolving strategy consulting industry: “Our clients are continuously asking for more and more support in their digital transformations. Jori further strengthens our team’s capabilities to provide this support. Together with Jori we share the ambition to help our Clients to be winners in the ever evolving world, where technological development, digitalization and true customer focus play a big role.”