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Management team 31.12.2014

Hannu Leinonen

Hannu Leinonen, born 1962

President and CEO, since 2009
Chairman of Group Management Team

M.Sc. (Eng.)

Key working experience
YIT Corporation: President and CEO 2006–2008
YIT Primatel Ltd: President 2001–2005
Sonera Telecom: Director 1999–2001
Sonera Oyj: Director, Network Services 1996–1999
Skanska Oy: Procurement Manager 1994–1996
Haka Oy: Procurement Manager 1992–1994

Key positions of trust
Ilmarinen: Member of the Board 13th Nov 2012–
Ilmarinen: Member of the Supervisory Board since 17 April to 13th Nov 2012
Onninen Oy: Member of the Board 2010–
SRV-Yhtiöt Oyj: Member of the Board 2009



Minna Heinonen

Minna Heinonen, born 1967

Executive Vice President, Southern Finland since 2015–
Member of Management Team since 2011–

LL.M.

Key working experience
Destia Ltd: Executive Vice President, Special Construction 2013-2014
Destia Ltd: Executive Vice President, Rock since 2011–2012
Destia Ltd: Unit Director, Aggregates 2009–2010
Destia Ltd: Legal Counsel 2008
The Finnish Road Enterprise: Legal Counsel 2001–2007



Pasi Kailasalo

Pasi Kailasalo, born 1971

Executive Vice President, Eastern Finland since 2011–
Member of Management Team since 2011–
Process Owner, Construction Services since 2013–

M.Sc. (Eng.); MEng.

Key working experience
Destia Ltd: Project Manager, Infra Construction, Eastern Finland 2008–2010
The Finnish Road Enterprise: Project Manager, RES / Special Construction 2004–2008
Elisa Oy j/ Oy Radiolinja Ab: Manager 2001–2004
Rakennus Oy Lemminkäinen: Site Manager 1994–2001



Jouni Karjalainen

Jouni Karjalainen, born 1964

Senior Vice President, Large projects, Sales and project development since 2015–
Member of Management Team since 2009–

M.Sc. (Eng.)

Key working experience
Destia Ltd: Executive Vice President, Southern Finland 2011-2014
Destia Ltd: Executive Vice President, Rocks 2009
The Finnish Road Enterprise / Destia Ltd: Director, Rock Engineering Service Unit 2007–2008
The Finnish Road Enterprise: Director, Earthworks and Rock Engineering Service Unit 2005–2007
The Finnish Road Enterprise: Director, Earthworks Service Unit 2001–2004
YIT Oyj: Project Manager 1994–2000



Jouko Korhonen

Jouko Korhonen, born 1960

Personnel Representative in the Management Team 2008–30.6.2011, since 2014–
Regional Shop Steward and Health and Safety Representative for Northern Finland, Eastern Finland 2010–

Secondary School

Key working experience 
Destia Ltd / The Finnish Road Enterprise: Regional Shop Steward for Infra Maintenance and Infra Construction 2007–2010 The Finnish Road Enterprise / The Finnish National Road Administration (Production): full-time Regional Shop Steward
for the Northern Finland region 1998–2006
The Finnish National Road Administration: worked in transportation 1981–1998



Jukka Raudasoja

Jukka Raudasoja, born 1969

Executive Vice President, Consulting services since 2011–
Member of Management Team since 2011–

Lic.Sc.

Key working experience
Destia Ltd: Director, Corporate Planning and Development 2010
Destia Ltd: Director, Strategic Planning 2008–2009
The Finnish Road Enterprise: Manager, Corporate Planning 2006–2008
The Finnish Road Enterprise: Manager, Risk Management 2003–2006
Kehitysaura Oy: Chairman of Board of Directors, Management Consultant 1997–2003



Pirkko Salminen

Pirkko Salminen, born 1957

CFO since 2008–
Member of Management Team since 2008–

M.Sc. (Econ.)

Key working experience
The Finnish Road Enterprise: CFO 2007
Gutta Oy: Manager 2006–2007
Citycon Oyj: CFO, 2003–2005
Stockmann plc: Treasurer 1995–2003
Ahlcorp Oy: Treasurer Manager 1992–1995

Key positions of trust
Finavia Oyj: Member of the Board and Chairman of Audit Committee since 2012–



Marko Vasenius

Marko Vasenius, born 1972

Executive Vice President, Western Finland since 2013–
Member of Management Team since 2011–

M.Eng.

Key working experience
Destia Ltd: Executive Vice President, South Western Finland 2011–2012
Destia Ltd: Unit Director, Infra Maintenance, Southern Finland 2008–2010
The Finnish Road Enterprise: Unit Manager, Häme 2005–2008
The Finnish Road Enterprise: Controller, Southern Finland 2002–2005
The Finnish Road Enterprise: Operations Planner, Tampere Unit 2001–2002
The Finnish Road Enterprise: Engineer, Tampere Unit 1998–2001



Seppo Ylitapio

Seppo Ylitapio, born 1973

Executive Vice President, Northern Finland since 2013–
Member of Management Team since 2011–
Process Owner, Maintenance Services since 2013–

M.Eng.

Key working experience
Destia Ltd: Executive Vice President, Western Finland and Cap of the North 2012
Destia Ltd: Executive Vice President, Western Finland 2011
Destia Ltd: Unit Director, Infra Maintenance, Northern Finland 2008–2010
The Finnish Road Enterprise: Manager, Winter Maintenance Management Centre / Operations Planner 2007–2008
The Finnish Road Enterprise: Senior Advisor, Winter Maintenance Management Centre / Site Manager 2005–2007
The Finnish Road Enterprise: Project Manager, Consulting Services, Geo Survey Services 2001–2005



Extended management team 2014

Laura Ahokas

Laura Ahokas, born 1970

Senior Vice President, HR since 2012–
Member of the Extended Management Team 2013–2014

M.Sc. (Econ.)

Key working experience 
Destia Ltd: JMember of the Management Team 2012
Ramirent Finland Oy: HR Manager 2007–2011
GE Healthcare: HR Manager 2005–2007



Miia Apukka

Miia Apukka, born 1968

Senior Vice President, Communications since 2008–
Member of Extended Management Team 2013–2014

M.Sc. (Pol.Sc.)

Key working experience
Destia Ltd: Member of Management Team since 2008–2012
The Finnish Road Enterprise: Senior Vice President, Communications 2007
The Finnish Road Enterprise: Communications Manager, 2005–2007
British American Tobacco Nordic Oy: Corporate & Regulatory Affairs Manager, 2001–2004
British American Tobacco Nordic Oy: Communications Manager, 2000–2001
British American Tobacco Nordic Oy: Corporate & Regulatory Affairs Executive, 1997–2000

Key positions of trust
Suomen Rakennusmedia Oy: Member of the Board 2010–2012



Aki Markkola

Aki Markkola, born 1966

General Counsel since 2010–
Member of Extended Management Team 2013–2014

LL.M.

Key work experience
Destia Ltd: Member of Management Team 2010–2012
EADS Secure Networks Oy: Senior Legal Counsel 2006–2010
Raisio Plc: Legal Counsel 2001–2006
Wärtsilä Finland Oy: Legal Counsel 2000–2001
Finnish Defence Forces: Legal Advisor 1998–2000
Kemijoki Oy: Legal Affairs 1992–1997



Tom Schmidt

Tom Schmidt, born 1953

Executive Vice President, Service Solutions and Production of Services 2013–2014
Member of Extended Management Team 2013–2014

M.Sc. (Eng.), eMBA

Key working experience
Destia Ltd: Director 2011–2012
Tieyhtiö Nelostie Oy ja Tieyhtiö Ykköstie Oy: CEO 1997–2011
NCC AB: Project Manager 1996–1997
NCC Projects Oy: Director 1994–1996
Haka Oy: Project Engineer, Project Manager 1986–1994
City of Hanko: Engineer 1982–1986

Key positions of trust
Uuden liikennepolitiikan klubi (LVM): Member since 2012–
Tieyhtiö Valtatie 7: Member of the Board since 2011–

Composition of our Management Team 2015 is presented on our website.