Elin Kröger Nygren appointed CTO of Loopia Group

Elin Kröger Nygren appointed CTO of Loopia Group

Loopia Group, the innovative European web services and hosting provider has appointed Elin Kröger Nygren as CTO. Loopia Group serves more than 500 000 web-domain- and hosting customers primarily in Sweden, Finland, the Czech Republic and Slovakia as its core markets. Elin will be part of Loopia Group’s management team and drive the development of the group’s platforms and services, including optimizing the product offer and consolidating platforms across the many markets to create the best possible customer experience. Her previous job was as Head of the Projects & Development function of PwC Sweden.

I am delighted to have recruited Elin Kröger Nygren to Loopia Group. The role as group CTO will be instrumental as we continue the work of consolidating our acquired businesses and becoming better and better at providing an excellent experience for our many customers. Elin brings both deep technical skills and new perspectives to the group and the hosting industry along with extensive experience in managing tech teams in both front- and back-end across multiple geographies, says Sara Laurell, CEO of Loopia Group.

Elin previously worked as Head of the Projects & Development function at PwC Sweden, managing a team of 100+ people within the areas Project Management, Architecture, Software Development, Requirement, Test and Data & Analytics. Before taking managerial roles, Elin worked as an IT and business architect. She holds a Master of Science in Engineering, Computer Science, from Umeå University.

I am thrilled to join the management team of Loopia Group and assume the role as group CTO. This is a unique opportunity to work with great people across many markets in a coordinated way to improve our effectiveness in delivering stable, quality hosting and a superior experience across the many brands, says Elin Kröger Nygren, incoming CTO.

After Elin joins on March 2, 2020, the group management team will consist of:

  • Sara Laurell – CEO
  • Maria Lustin – CFO
  • Elin Kroger Nygren – CTO
  • Cecilia Hjertzell – CMO (acting)
  • Hannah Johnsson Bittmann – Head of Sweden
  • Jan Cifra – Head of Central Eastern Europe
  • Jarkko Åström – Head of Finland (acting)