Tallinn, Estonia, January 27, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Elvior has elevated Erki Lipre, Sales and Marketing Manager, to the position of CEO. In his new post, Mr. Lipre will continue to work on business development and will be in charge of the commercial strategy of the company. He will take a more active position in the daily management and strategic decision making of Elvior’s future. Simultaneously with Mr. Lipre, his colleague Mr. Andrus Lehtmets, Product Manager, was appointed to the position of CTO.
“Erki has strong background in international business. He has proven his worth as a leader. Our visibility on the TTCN-3 market and the number of client accounts has been growing well during his period as a sales and marketing manager. We are comfortable for the future growth and happy to welcome both Mr. Lipre and Mr. Lehtmets to their new roles in the company,” says Mr. Andres Kull, former CEO and founder of the company. Mr. Kull will continue to work in Elvior as a board member and Chief Research Officer to lead the long term product development vision.
Mr. Lipre is working with Elvior since early 2010 as Sales and Marketing manager for global markets. He has honorary degrees in international business studies from Anglia Ruskin University, Ashcroft International Business School and a marketing economist diploma from Aarhus Business College. He has previously worked in business consultancy at Ernst & Young in Estonia and in Spain and has co-founded and sold a company named Realister OÜ, which produces workbooks.
Mr. Lehtmets is working with Elvior since 1996 as an engineer and product manager. He has graduated Cum Laude as a systems engineer from Tallinn University of Technology. Mr. Lehtmets has played a key role in the development of TestCast TTCN-3 test automation tool.
Elvior is one of the leading TTCN-3 test tool providers in the world. Elvior’s mission is to make embedded and distributed software testing efficient and easy. Elvior provides variety of ready-to-run user-friendly and intuitive test automation solutions that save time and money in tests development, execution and legacy tests maintenance. Elvior test tools are applicable in wide range of industry domains like telecommunication, industry control, telematics, automotive etc. For more information, please visit www.elvior.com.