F-Secure Oyj, the Finnish security- software maker expanding into online-storage services, is set to gain customers as more companies let employees use their own mobile devices for work, its chief executive officer said.
Nokia Oyj nominated entrepreneur Risto Siilasmaa to succeed Jorma Ollila as chairman, signaling that key decisions at the world’s biggest mobile-phone company by handsets deliveries will stay in Finland.
Risto Siilasmaa, who is taking over as Nokia Oyj’s chairman today, defended the Finnish mobile-phone maker’s turnaround strategy that is finding few supporters among shareholders at today’s annual meeting.
At the Virtual Goods Summit at London’s Chelsea Football Club this month, Peter Vesterbacka told the gathered cyber geeks to prepare for a surprise follow- up to “Angry Birds,” the Finnish megahit mobile-phone game.
A jazz-loving Finn with a reputation for consensus building may emerge as a compromise candidate to lead the European Central Bank during its first cycle of interest-rate increases for more than three years.
Nokia Oyj will introduce new designs and devices including tablet computers to improve sales and profit, outgoing Chairman Jorma Ollila told the Financial Times ahead of the mobile phonemaker’s annual investor meeting.
Nokia Oyj, a year into an alliance with Microsoft Corp. to try to win back market share lost to Apple Inc., sold more smartphones last quarter than analysts predicted, boosting confidence in its ability to compete.