Internal restructuring
Manner-Suomi; Etelä-Suomi; Uusimaa
Location of affected unit(s)
Tammerfors and Uleåborg
Information / Communication
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
62 - Computer programming, consultancy and related activities

180 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
9 June 2014
Employment effect (start)
9 June 2014
Foreseen end date


Finnish IT-service provider Tieto has announced that it will cut 180 jobs in Finland. According to the source, the group will cut a further 50 jobs in Sweden and in other countries.  The job reductions in Finland are mainly in the Helsinki region, on the sites in Tammerfors and Uleåborg.  The sources reports that the job reductions are within the units 'Consulting and System Integration' and 'Product Development Services'. It is reported that the job reductions are an attempt to enhance efficiency in a competitive market. Tieto is now entering into negotiations with trade unions.

The ERM has reported on previous restructuring events at Tieto in 20122013and 2013


  • 9 June 2014: Svenska YLE
  • 9 June 2014: Tieto.se


Eurofound (2014), Tieto, Internal restructuring in Finland, factsheet number 77144, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/77144.