Swedish-Ukrainian private sector cooperation to increase knowledge exchange

Today, Combitech and Sigma Software in Ukraine are entering a unique collaboration in which they will work together to share insights and expertise within high-tech projects. The collaboration aims to strengthen and develop Swedish and Ukrainian skills and competencies in complex systems and secure system integration, which are both urgent and important to successfully manage the industry’s technological transition while maintaining robustness and security.

Today, Tuesday November 28, Jessica Öberg, CEO of Combitech, and Valery Krasovsky, CEO of Sigma Software Group, will sign an agreement to enter a long-term collaboration. In connection to the formal signing in Stockholm, Minister for International Development Cooperation and Foreign Trade, Johan Forssell, will give a speech.

The collaboration will center around sharing technical knowledge in joint projects, but also mutually exchanging skills and work experience within the framework of projects in the civil area. A special focus will be on the development of complex systems and secure system integration.

– “Businesses’ role in society is important and contributes to a country’s economy and development. Through this collaboration with Sigma Software, we at Combitech will, together with skilled employees in Ukraine, contribute to strengthening both our nations’ economies and knowledge in secure system integration. The collaboration is part of Combitech’s ambition to share knowledge and experiences across industries, businesses and between employees. Together, we can build more resilient and safe societies,” says Jessica Öberg, CEO of Combitech. 

– “Sigma Software has more than 15 years’ experience of fruitful collaboration with Swedish businesses and government agencies as a technology partner. The new partnership with Combitech exemplifies the support Swedish enterprises provide to Ukrainian engineers and reinforces business ties in Ukraine. We also extend our genuine gratitude to more than 40 customers in Sweden who have continued working with us for many years. This partnership signals a strong message to other Swedish businesses, fostering resilience and strengthening the bonds between our countries,” says Valery Krasovsky, CEO of Sigma Software Group.

Complex systems and secure system integration at the core

Initially, the partnership will focus on knowledge exchange that strengthens the ties between the businesses’ operations and employees, to find the forms of this Swedish-Ukrainian cooperation. The focus is on a strategic project of an advanced technological level in the field of digital infrastructure in the civil marine area. The aim is for this partnership to grow over time and create great benefits for both Sweden and Ukraine.

About Combitech 

We at Combitech are accelerating the development of a smarter, more sustainable and more resilient society. Combining our solid experience within defence- and industry sectors, we contribute to society by enabling the industry, total defence and communities to withstand the challenges and leverage the opportunities of tomorrow.

As the Nordic tech solutions and consulting partner with 2200 passionate experts with 2200 passionate, highly skilled experts at our core, we partner with our customers to push the boundaries of technology and make a difference.

About Sigma Software Group  

Sigma Software Group, an award-winning and trusted IT partner for 21 years, serves a diverse client base from startups to Fortune 500 companies. With a workforce of 2,100 professionals across 40 offices in 19 countries, the company is preferred for developing solutions that help businesses create cutting-edge products while meeting their unique needs.

The company operates as a dynamic ecosystem of tech entities, offering 25 ready-to-implement innovative products and 40+ value-added services in software development, cloud optimization, data platform integration, cybersecurity, compliance and others. Since 2015, Sigma Software Group has consistently earned recognition on the IAOP’s prestigious World’s Top 100 Outsourcing list.

For further information, please contact:  

Ulrica Matsers, 
Head of Communications and Marketing, Combitech AB
Phone: +46734-46 00 70, E-mail: ulrica.matsers@combitech.com 

Anastasia Gavrysh,
Department Coordinator, Sigma Software Group LLC
Phone: +380 (66) 307-25-71, E-mail: anastasiya.gavrysh@sigma.software