Management Team

Management team

 

Tero Kiviniemi, born 1971

President and CEO 1 Jul 2018-
Chair and Member of Management Team 1 Jul 2018-

M.Sc. (Eng.), Executive MBA
Harvard Business School, Advanced Management Program

Key work experience
YIT Corporation: Executive Vice President, 2013–30 Jun 2018;
Head of the Business Premises and Infrastructure segment, 2013–30 Jun 2018
YIT Construction Ltd: Head of YIT's Construction Services Finland segment, 2009–2013; Infra Services: Division Manager, 2008–2009, Structural engineering and regional Infra Services: Business Unit Manager, 2005–2008.
Worked for YIT Construction in various positions between 1996–2005

Key positions of trust
Confederation of Finnish Construction Industries RT (CFCI) 2021-
Ilmarinen: Member of the Board 2018-
The Confederation of Finnish Industry and Employers (TT) Foundation: Member of the Board 2017-
Confederation of Finnish Construction Industries RT (CFCI), Chair of the Election Committee 2017–2018
Confederation of Finnish Industries EK, Member of the Election Committee 2017–2018
Etera Mutual Pension Insurance Company: Chair of the Board 2014–2017
Construction pool: Chairman, 2010–2018
 


Miska Eriksson, born 1975

Executive Vice President, Construction Technology Services 1 November 2020-
Member of Management Team 1 November 2020-

Civil engineer

Key work experience
Quantitative Heat Oy: Chief Executive Officer, founder 2019-2020
Fira Oy: Executive vice president 2010-2019
Fira Oy: Project manager 2006-2010
YIT Oyj: Project manager 2002-2006
Peab Finland Oy: Project engineer 1999-2002

Key positions of trust
Quantitative Heat Oy: member of the board 2020-
Fira Oy: member of the board 2009-2011, 2019-2020


Annu Karttunen, born 1964

Executive Vice President, Human Resources 1 May 2021-
Member of Management Team 1 January 2021-

Licentiate in Education
Service Design studies (25 credits)

Key work experience
Destia Ltd: Acting Executive Vice President, Human Resources 1.1.2021-30.4.2021
Destia Ltd: Head of HRD 7.1.2020-31.12.2020
Caverion Group: Director, HR & Leadership Development 2013-2019
YIT Group HR / YIT Building Systems: Head of HR in Building Services Northern Europe 2012-2013
YIT Kiinteistötekniikka: HRD Manager 2007-2012
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland: HR Manager 1990-2007


Sanna Karvonen, born 1977

CFO 10 Oct 2018-
Member of Management Team 10 Oct 2018-

M.Sc. (Econ.)

Key work experience
YIT Oyj: Director, Finance, Infrastructure 2018
YIT Oyj: Director, Finance, Business Premises and infrastructure 2016-2018
ABB Oy: Local Product Group Controller, Large Motors and Generators 2016-2016
ABB Oy: Business Controller, Local Product Group Generators Finland and Synchronous Machines 2012-2016
ABB Oy: Business Controller, Wind Power Generators 2007-2009
ABB Oy: Various positions in Finance and Business Control at ABB during 2002-2007


Mikko Mäkelä, born 1971

Executive Vice President, Railway Services 1 April 2019-
Member of Management Team 1 April 2019-

M.Sc. (Eng.)

Key work experience
Destia Ltd: Managing Director, Railway business 2016- 31 March 2019
Destia Ltd: Tender Manager/Project Director, Railway business 2011-2015
Destia Ltd: Unit Director, infra construction, Southern Finland 2010
Destia Ltd: Production Director, 2008-2009
Various different positions in infrastructure construction at Destia and its predecessors 1997-2008


Mikko Möttönen, born 1986

Executive Vice President, Road Services 1 April 2020–
Member of Management Team 1 February 2020–

M.Sc. (Tech.)

Key work experience
Destia Ltd: Acting Executive Vice President, Roads Services 1.2.-31.3.2020
YIT Finland Ltd: Vice President, Earthworks, Bridge and Water Construction 2019-2020
YIT Finland Ltd: Vice President, Bridge and Water Construction 2018-2019
YIT Construction Ltd: Project Manager 2016-2018
YIT Construction Ltd: Site Manager 2015-2016
YIT Construction Ltd: Project Engineer 2013-2015
YIT Construction Ltd: Site Manager 2012-2013
YIT Construction Ltd: Site Foreman 2008-2012


Pasi Nurminen, born 1972

Executive Vice President, Business Support and Development 1 April 2021-
Member of Management Team 1 April 2021-

BSc. (Eng.)

Key work experience
Destia Ltd: Director, R&D 2017-
Destia Ltd: Project Director, Head of R&D 2011-2017
Destia Ltd: Project Director, strategic development program 2008-2010
Destia Ltd: Development Manager 2007-2008
The Finnish Road Enterprise (and its predecessors): Quality Manager 1999-2007
YIT Construction: Quality Specialist 1996-1999

Key positions of trust
The Confederation of Finnish Construction Industries RT (CFCI): Member of the Digitalization group 2020-
Tampere University Professorship of digitalization in the infrastructure lifecycle, member of the funding and steering group, 2019-
BuildingSMART Finland Infra: member of the board 2016-2017


Pekka Ruuti, born 1977

Executive Vice President, Earth and Rock Services 1 November 2019-
Member of Management Team 1 November 2019-

M.Sc. (Eng.)

Key work experience
YIT Construction Ltd: Director, Head of foundations and special construction 2018-2019
YIT Construction Ltd: Director, Head of foundations and water construction 2014-2018
YIT Construction Ltd: Development Manager 2012-2014
Biglo Logistic Systems Oy: Managing Director 2006-2012


Timo Räikkönen, born 1973

Executive Vice President, Urban Development and Design Services 10 June 2019-
Member of Management Team 10 June 2019-

M.Sc. (Tech.), M.Sc. (Econ.)

Key work experience
YIT Corporation, Business premises and Partnership properties: Vice President, Commercial development and Marketing 2018-2019
YIT Corporation, Business premises and infra: Vice President, Business development and Marketing 2012-2018
Ahlstrom Corporation: Head of Group supply chain and financial development 2009-2012
Ahlstrom Corporation: Director, Abrasive and Cable Papers product line, Osnabruck, Germany 2007-2009
Ahlstrom Corporation: Director, Strategy and Business development, 2004-2007
Ahlstrom Corporation: Business development manager, FiberComposites Division, 2004
McKinsey & Co: Management consulting, 1999-2003

Key positions of trust
Jujo Thermal Oy: Member of the Board 2006-2009


Seppo Ylitapio, born 1973

Executive Vice President, Maintenance Services 1 April 2019-
Member of Management Team 2011–

MEng.

Key work experience
Destia Ltd: Executive Vice President, Northern Finland 2013 – 31 March 2019
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