Board of Directors

Arto Räty, born 1955
Member of the Board 1 Jul 2014- and Chair 17 Mar 2015-
Not independent of the company nor the shareholder

Lieutenant General (not active duty)

Key working experience
Fortum Corporation: Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs and Communications 29 Feb 2016-
Ministry of Defence, Finland: Permanent Secretary 2011–2015
Defence Command, Operations: Deputy Chief of Staff 2009–2010
Army Command: Chief of Staff 2008–2009
Ministry of Defence, National Defence Policy Unit: Director 2004–2008
National Defence Courses: Director 2003–2004
Pori Brigade (MecBde): Commander 2000–2002
KFOR, Kosovo, Finnish Battalion: Commander 2000
Defence Staff, International Division: Deputy Chief of Division 1997–2000
NATO HQ, SHAPE PCC: Assistant Military Attaché and NATO Liaison Officer 1994–1997
Defence Staff, Operations Division: Senior Staff Officer 1992–1994

Key positions of trust
Destia Group Plc: Vice Chairman 1 Jul 2014-17 Jul 2015
Destia Ltd: Vice Chairman 1 Jul 2014-2 Dec 2014 
Aalto University Executive Education Oy: Member of the Board 2017-
Suomi Gas Distribution Holding Oy: Member of the Board 2017-
Fennovoima Oy: Deputy member of the Board 2017-
Fortum Art Foundation: Member of the Board 2016-
Urlus Foundation: Member of the Board 2011–
AC Cleantech Management Oy: Member of the Board 2010–


Marcus Ahlström, born 1982
Member of the Board 17 Mar 2015-
Independent of the company and the shareholder

M.Sc (Econ.)

Key working experience
Endomines Ab: CFO 2018-
Finnlines Plc: Business Controller 2013-2017 
EY Oy (former Ernst & Young Oy): Senior analyst, Transaction advisory services (TAS) 2011-2013; Assurance services, Senior assistant 2010- 2011 and Auditor assistant 2007-2010

Key positions of trust
Antti Ahlström Perilliset Oy: Member of Supervisory board 2014-2017
Zeropoint Oy: Member of the Board 2014-
GD Promotions: Member of the Board 2012-
Nyland nations reservofficerare r.f: Member of the Board 2004-2007 and Chairman of the Board 2005-2007


Lasse Heinonen born 1968
Member of the Board 20 Jun 2018-
Independent of the company but not independent of the shareholder

M.Sc (Econ.)

Key working experience
Ahlström Capital Oy: President and CEO 1 Aug 2018-
Tieto Plc: Executive Vice President, CFO, 2011-2018
Tieto Plc: Head of Telecom, Media and Energy, 2015-2016
Finnair Oyj: Leadership roles in Finnair as EVP Cargo & Aviation Services, Deputy CEO and CFO, 2004-2011
Various leadership roles in Novartis Pharma and Sandoz in Finland, Turkey and Switzerland in
Finance and Supply chain management, 1992–2004 

Key positions of trust
Terveystalo Oyj: Member of the Board, 2018-
Olvi Oyj: Member of the Board, 2018-
Are Oy: Member of the Board, 2017-


Pasi Koota, born 1970
Member of the Board 7 Mar 2017–
Independent of the company but not independent of the shareholder

M.Sc. (Econ)

Key working experience
Ahlström Capital Oy: Chief Financial Officer 1.4.2017–
Metso Oyj: SVP Head of Recycling Business, 2013-2017; SVP Finance, Finance Business Partner to Services Business line, 2010-2015
KONE Oyj: Area Controller, Asia Pacific Supply chain, 2009-2010; Head of Business Control and Planning, KONE China, 2008-2009; Executive Director, KONE Thailand, 2005-2008; Regional Finance Director, KONE South Asia, 2003-2005; Controller, KONE Middle East, 1999-2002; Controller, Export Unit, 1998-1999

Key positions of trust
Detection Technology Oyj: Member of the Board, 2017-


Juha Nurmi, born 1955
Member of the Board 7 Mar 2017-
Independent of the company and the shareholder

M.Sc. (Eng.)

Key working experience
Fennovoima Oy: Project Director / Nuclear Plant Project, CEO, Senior Advisor, Quality Director; 2011-
MN Consulting Oy, Matti Nurmi Oy: CEO, 2010-2011
Lemminkäinen Talo Oy: CEO, 2008-2009
Lemcon networks Oy: CEO, 2001-2007
Lemminkäinen Oyj: Unite Director, Head of Project Unit, 1992-2001
WPL System Oy: various managerial positions, 1985-1991

Key positions of trust
Dementiakoti Villa Tapiola Oy: Board Member, 2005-
Naps Systems Oy: Board Member, 2005-


Juhani Pitkäkoski, born 1958
Member of the Board 20 Jun 2018-
Independent of the company and the shareholder

LL.M

Key working experience
Caverion Corporation: Executive Vice President & CEO, Division Industrial Solutions, 2015-2017
Caverion Corporation: Senior Vice President, Merges & Acquisitions, 2014-2015
Caverion Corporation: President and CEO, 2013-2014
YIT Corporation: President and CEO, 2008-2013
YIT Group: various management positions, 1988 - 2008

Key positions of trust
FIT Biotech: Member of the Board, 2018−
YIT Corporation: Vice Chairman of the Board and member of the Audit Committee, 2016−2018 and Member of the board and Member of the Audit Committee, 2014−2016
Fennovoima Oy: Chairman of the Board, 2014-2017
Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company: Member of Supervisory Board, 2013−2016
Nordea: Member of Nordea Bank delegation, 2012−2016


Tero Telaranta, born 1971
Member of the Board 30 Sep 2015-
Independent of the company but not independent of the shareholder

M.Sc. (Eng.), M.Sc. (Econ.)

Key working experience
Ahlström Capital Oy: Director, Industrial investments 2015-
Corob: CEO 2013–2015
CPS Color: EVP, equipment 2012-2013
Cargotec Corporation: SVP, Tail Lifts 2008-2012
Cargotec Corporation: SVP, Corporate Development 2007-2008
Cargotec Corporation: VP, Corporate Development 2006-2007
Bain & Company: Manager 1998-2006

Key positions of trust
Glaston Corporation: Member of the Board, 2017-
Enics AG, Switzerland: Member of the Board 2016-
AR Packaging Group AB: Member of the Board of Directors 10/2015–09/2016