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Taneli Ruda

SVP of Strategy, Managing Director of Global Trade Tax & Accounting

Taneli Ruda is responsible for oversight of major strategy initiatives across Tax & Accounting, including global market expansion, advancement into additional sectors such as Government, and business growth through major acquisitions. He is also a participating member in Thomson Reuters company-wide strategic programs.

Prior to this appointment, Mr. Ruda was vice president of Strategy Development for Nokia where he was responsible for the mobile communication company’s strategy initiatives, including product and service expansion and major strategic alliances, as well as managing Nokia’s technology strategy forum. Before that, he was a consultant for The Boston Consulting Group, a global business strategy consulting firm. Mr. Ruda has also served in engineering roles at two technology start-up businesses. He has 14 years of business strategy experience.

Mr. Ruda holds a doctorate in Electrical Engineering and an MS in Computer Science, both from the Helsinki University of Technology.