Artificial Intelligence

TalentAdore Welcomes New CTO: Accelerating Growth with Advanced AI Technologies

In a significant stride towards further innovation and growth, TalentAdore proudly announces the appointment of Tapio Pitkäranta as its new Chief Technology Officer (CTO).

With his illustrious 20-year journey in the realms of Machine Learning (ML) and Artificial Intelligence (AI), Tapio brings a wealth of experience and a relentless commitment to driving disruptive and game-changing technological advancements.

From inspirational leadership to exponential growth

Tapio’s professional voyage traverses various industries and tech roles, enriching his perspective and honing his skills. He has worked in several innovative organizations, including as a Research Scientist at the Technical Research Centre of Finland, CTO at RELEX Solutions, Head of Cloud Analytics and AI at TietoEVRY, and CTO at Aibidia.

During his tenure at RELEX Solutions, the company experienced exponential growth, with revenue and employee headcount increasing by a factor of 100. At TietoEVRY, he made significant contributions to world-class healthcare AI cloud solutions and published highly accurate Covid-19 forecasts. At Aibidia he successfully transitioned the technology from a proof of concept into a globally recognized SaaS platform, now utilized by some of the world’s largest enterprises.

As he steps into his new role at TalentAdore, Tapio brings his vision and technological knowledge to trigger and accelerate further growth. Emphasizing his unwavering commitment to continuous learning, Tapio envisions himself as an inspiring leader, encouraging individuals within the organization to embark on new journeys of exploration and innovation.

“I am thrilled to join TalentAdore and embark on this exciting journey,” Tapio expressed.“My aim is to foster an environment where creativity flourishes, and technological boundaries are pushed beyond limits. Together, we will not only meet the challenges of tomorrow but also set new benchmarks for excellence.”

The bright future of TalentAdore boosted by AI capabilities

Tapio’s appointment heralds a new chapter for TalentAdore, one infused with optimism and driven by a collective ambition to pioneer advancements in the HR tech industry. His profound expertise and visionary leadership promise to propel the company towards greater heights of success and innovation.

In welcoming Tapio to the helm of technological leadership, TalentAdore reaffirms its commitment to excellence and its unwavering dedication to shaping the future of HR and bringing the human touch back to recruitment.

The recent advancements in artificial intelligence and large language models are truly impressive, raising the expectations users have for any software they encounter. I am thrilled to bring my experience to TalentAdore, enabling a next-level human touch in recruiting and facilitating international growth.I am very optimistic that the new capabilities of artificial intelligence can be utilized to humanize recruitment, for example, by enabling higher quality communication in multiple languages., Tapio expresses his vision and motivational aspects.

The CEO and Co-founder of TalentAdore, Saku Valkama voices his excitement for our new CTO hire. 

”We could not be more delighted to welcome Tapio Pitkäranta as our new Chief Technology Officer. With his exceptional talent and insight, we are primed to embark on an exhilarating chapter in our company’s history. His expertise in AI will be the catalyst for pioneering advancements that will drive us to new heights of innovation and success. Together, we are poised to revolutionise the HR technology landscape, reshaping industry norms and forging a path toward unparalleled growth.”


About TalentAdore:

TalentAdore is a global HR technology company on a mission to bring the human touch back to recruitment. Our AI-assisted recruitment software, TalentAdore Hire, removes bottlenecks in recruitment one by one. This frees up time to focus on the moments that matter and create an exceptional candidate experience. As a result, candidates feel heard and understood, and they act as your brand ambassadors.

For more information about TalentAdore please visit talentadore.com.

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Saku Valkama
CEO & Co-founder, TalentAdore

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