LIMERICK, Ireland, April 22, 2021 /CNW/ – kneat.com, inc. (TSX-V: KSI) (“Kneat or the company”) is pleased to announce the nomination of accomplished executive, Mrs. Nutan Behki, to stand for election to the company’s board of directors at its 2021 annual general meeting, scheduled for May 20, 2021.
For over 25 years, Mrs. Behki has managed global software development organizations in companies ranging from small start-ups to large multinational corporations. She is experienced in managing the development of cloud native products at scale, using modern quality processes, and Agile development methods.
In her current position, Mrs. Behki is responsible for Core Software development at Nokia and leads a group of 2500 engineers on 30 products with annual revenues of €600 million. Her recent accomplishments include developing and delivering the products for Nokia’s first 5G rollouts in Asia, Europe and North America. Mrs. Behki has deep experience leading large global teams and working with partners, having previously directed a team of 2400 employees and 60 partners to deliver 500+ software implementation projects internationally.
Consistently being recognized for high performance, Mrs. Behki was selected for Nokia’s High Potential Executive Development plan and, in her previous role at Alcatel-Lucent, was selected for the Corporate High Potential Program and the Top 10 Women program. Mrs. Behki holds a Bachelor’s degree in Systems Engineering from the University of Waterloo, and a Master’s degree in Engineering from Queen’s University.
“The Board of Directors and I look forward to welcoming Nutan to the team. Her experience in product strategy, SaaS development, and technical leadership will complement our already strong team and vision”, said Mr. Ian Ainsworth, Chair of the Board. “Having cultivated leadership experience in both start-up and large corporations, Nutan’s perspective will help to guide the Company through continued growth.”
Mrs. Behki is being nominated at the 2021 annual general meeting of shareholders along with the existing 6 directors, who will stand for re-election. If all nominees are elected, the board would expand to 7 directors, 5 of whom would be independent.
Kneat, a Canadian company with operational headquarters in Limerick, Ireland, develops and markets the next generation Kneat Gx SaaS platform. Multiple business processes can be