EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: European Union
Location of affected unit(s): Finland, Sweden


Sector: Information / communication
IT and other information services
62 - Computer programming, consultancy and related activities
Number Employed: 14000
Group: TietoEnator

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 04-05-2005
Planned Job Reductions min: 160
Planned Job Reductions max: 160
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-07-2005
Direct Dismissals: 160

Additional Information

On 4 May 2005, the IT services company TietoEnator, announced it is to start cooperation negotiations with the whole personnel. This is due to the present centralisation activities for increased efficiency in TietoEnator's processing and network business. The planned job reductions concern at most 160 people in Finland, Sweden and Central Europe. The reductions are estimated to affect at most 110 employees in Finland, 45 in Sweden and 5 in Central Europe.