9Solutions has established a Swedish subsidiary and opened an office in Helsingborg. The company has appointed Annette Rietz as the Director of Sales and Marketing of the Swedish subsidiary from 1 September 2018 and she will take the lead of the Swedish operations. Annette will also join the 9Solutions’ Executive Management Team.
Annette brings with her the extensive experience in international sales and marketing in healthcare business. She has been working for one of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies Teva Pharmaceuticals for 14 years in several senior leadership roles and also served as a board member and later as a chairwoman of the Swedish Generic & Biosimilars Pharmaceutical Association, FGL for over 10 years. Annette holds a bachelor’s degree in science from Lund University as well as degrees in nursing and Business Administration.
“I am very excited about this new job. 9Solutions has a lot of experience and great customer references and I believe that it will be a good and reliable partner to improve the digitalization of health and elderly care organisations also in Sweden”, Annette comments.
“We are the market leader in Finland with 80% market share in the care home sector. We have already small customers base in Sweden and we have been investigating opportunities to establish our operations there. We searched for a suitable person to take the lead for long time and now we have found the one. Annette’s experience convinced us and she is also well networked in the healthcare sector.” says Sami Herrala, the CEO of 9Solutions.
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9Solutions offers smart solutions to increase the efficiency and the sense of safety in health and elderly care. It is the leading provider of real-time locating based safety and communications systems in Finland. The 9Solutions’ system is used by over 700 healthcare organizations and nearly 100 000 end-users daily: in care homes, home care and hospitals in Europe.
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