People: Metso Oyj (MEO1V.HE)

MEO1V.HE on Helsinki Stock Exchange

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29 Aug 2014
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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Mikael Lilius

65 2013 Independent Chairman of the Board

Matti Kahkonen

58 2011 Chairman of the Executive Team, President, Chief Executive Officer

Harri Nikunen

59 2013 Member of the Executive Team, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

Christer Gardell

54 2013 Vice Chairman of the Board

Merja Kamppari

56 2011 Member of the Executive Team, Senior Vice President of Human Resources

Simo Saaskilahti

43 2013 Member of the Executive Team, Senior Vice President of Strategy and Business Development

Joao Colagrossi

59 2014 Member of the Executive Team, President of Mining and Construction

Perttu Louhiluoto

50 2012 Member of the Executive Team, President of Automation

Juha Lehtonen

50 2014 Director, Personnel Representative

Wilson Brumer

66 2013 Independent Director

Ozey Horton

63 2011 Independent Director

Lars Josefsson

60 2013 Independent Director

Nina Kopola

54 2013 Independent Director

Eeva Sipila

41 2012 Independent Director

Juha Rouhiainen

Vice President, Investor Relations

Biographies

Name Description

Mikael Lilius

Mr. Mikael Lilius has been Independent Chairman of the Board of Directors of Metso Oyj since December 31, 2013. Ha has served as Independent Member of the Board of Directors of the Company since March 28, 2013. He is Chairman of the Board’s Remuneration and Human Resources Committee. He is a former Chief Executive Officer of Fortum Oyj (2000-2009). Earlier in his career, he held corresponding positions at Gambro AB (1998-2000), Incentive AB (1991-1998) and KF Industri AB (Nordico) (1989-1991). In the past, he also served in various managerial positions at Huhtamaki Oyj (1981-1989) such as the President of the Packing Division of the company (1986-1989), among others. Mr. Lilius holds a number of directorships. He chairs the Boards of Directors of Wartsila Oyj Abp and Mehilainen Oy, and serves as Member on the Boards of Evli Pankki Oyj and Ambea AB, as well as Member of the Supervisory Board of Ab Kelonia Oy. Previously, he served as Chairman of the Boards of Huhtamaki Oyj (2005-2013), East Office of Finnish Industries (2009-2012) and Sanitec Oy (2005-2008). He was also Deputy Chairman of the Board of Aker Solutions ASA (2009-2013) and Vice Chairman of the Board of Sanitec Oy (2008-2009), as well as Member of the Boards of Wartsila Oyj Abp (2010-2011) and Hafslund ASA (2003-2010). He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics.

Matti Kahkonen

Mr. Matti Kahkonen has served as Chairman of the Executive Team, President and Chief Executive Officer of Metso Oyj since March 1, 2011. He was previously Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Executive Vice President of the Company since October 1, 2010. He has served as President of Mining and Constructions Technology division since December 1, 2008. Prior to this, he was Member of the Executive Team and President of Metso Minerals division from August 1, 2006. Prior to this, he was Member of the Executive Team and President of Metso Automation division from 2001. Prior to that, he headed Metso Automation, Field System Division from 1999 to 2001, and served as Division President of Neles Jamesbury, different divisions from 1993 to 1999. In 1984 he joined Neles company as Product Development Engineer and subsequently, Sales Engineer and from 1987 to 1988. From 1988 to 1993 he held different positions in marketing and sales at Neles-Jamesbury. From 1980 to 1983 he served as Project Engineer at Rauma-Repola. He joined the Company in 1980. He holds a Master of Science degree in Engineering from Tampereen Teknillinen Yliopisto from 1984.

Harri Nikunen

Mr. Harri Nikunen has been appointed Executive Vice President and Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Metso Oyj, effective as of November 1, 2013. He has also served as Member of the Executive Team and Chief Financial Officer of the Company March 1, 2011. He was previously Senior Vice President of Finance within the Paper and Fiber Technology division of the Company from 2005 until 2011. He joined the Company in 1986. He was Metso Corporation's Senior Vice President, Business Infrastructure from 2004 to 2005. Mr. Nikunen held various senior business management positions in Metso Minerals Oy between 1994 and 2004. He held also various finance management positions in Rosenlew Group between 1986 and 1994. Before that he was finance manager at Nokia Information Systems' Industrial Customers Segment and held various positions in IBM Sweden from 1981 to 1985. He was Board Member of Takoma Oy between 2007 and 2011. He holds Bachelor of Arts in Finance and Business Administration from Uppsala University (Uppsala Universitet).

Christer Gardell

Mr. Christer Gardell has been Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Metso Oyj since December 31, 2013. He has served as Independent Director at the Company since April 4, 2006. He is Member of the Company's Remuneration and Human Resources Committee. Between 2004 and 2007, he held the position of Chairman of the Board of Directors at AB Lindex. He founded Cevian Capital, a Swedish asset management company, in 2001 and has worked as its Managing Partner. He is also Chief Executive Officer of Cevian Capital. Between 1996 and 2001, Mr. Gardell held the position of Chief Executive Officer of AB Custos. Previously, he was Partner at Nordic Capital and McKinsey & Company. He also served as Chairman of ASG and Pergo AB and Member of the Boards of Cookson Group (2012), Tieto Oyj (2010-2012), Skandia AB (2005-2006),Drott, Hufvudstaden and Perstorp AB. He was also Member and Chairman of the Board of Lindex AB (2004-2007). He serves as Board Member of Vesuvius PLC. Mr. Gardell holds Master of Science degree in Business Administration and Economics.

Merja Kamppari

Ms. Merja Kamppari has served as Member of the Executive Team and Senior Vice President of Human Resources of Metso Oyj since March 1, 2011. She was previously Senior Vice President of Human Resources of the Company since July 2009. Prior to that, she was Head of Operational Excellence, Human Resources (HR) (2008-2009) and Head of Global HR (2007-2008) at Nokia Siemens Networks. She held various senior Human Resources (HR) management positions in Nokia Networks between 1994 and 2007, such as Vice President for Human Resources from 2005 to 2007, Director for Business HR from 2000 to 2005, Director HR for Asia Pacific from 1998 to 2000, Head of HR at Customer Services from 1994 to 1998. She was HR specialist at Scansped Oy between 1989 and 1994 and Personnel Negotiator at Eilakaisla Oy from 1984 to 1989. She holds Master of Science degree in Economics from Heslinki School of Economics (Aalto-yliopiston kauppakorkeakoulu) in 1984.

Simo Saaskilahti

Mr. Simo Saaskilahti has been appointed Member of the Executive Team and Senior Vice President of Strategy and Business Development at Metso Oyj, effective as of November 1, 2013. He joined the Company in 2011. He previously served at Metso's Automation business, where he has held the position of Vice President, Business Development from 2011 until October 2013. Before that, he served at Comptel Corporation as Senior Vice President (SVP), Corporate Development (Deputy to Chief Executive Officer 2011) from 2001 to 2011; SVP, Products and Solutions from 2008 to 2011; VP, Convergent Charging Business Unit from 2006 to 2007; Chief Financial Officer from 2003 to 2006 and Vice President, Corporate Planning from 2001 to 2003. He was also Consultant, McKinsey & Company from 1997 to 2001. He holds a Master of Science degree in Engineering and Master of Science degree in Economics.

Joao Colagrossi

Mr. Joao Ney Colagrossi has been President of Mining and Construction at Metso Oyj since January 1, 2014 and he has been Member of the Executive Team of the Company since October 2, 2013. He joined the Company in 1979. He was previously President of Services business line (2009-2013); President of Construction business line (2008-2009); President of Metso South America (2001-2008) and held various management positions at Svedala (1979-1999). He holds a Master of Science degree in Engineering and a Master of Science degree in Economics.

Perttu Louhiluoto

Mr. Perttu Louhiluoto has served as Member of the Executive Team and President of Automation segment at Metso Oyj since January 1, 2012. Before that, he has been Member of the Executive Team and President of Energy and Environmental Technology division of the Company since March 1, 2011. Prior to that, he was Member of the Executive Team and Senior Vice President of Operational Excellence, EMEA of the Company between October 1, 2008 and June 2009 and Member of the Executive Team, Senior Vice President, EMEA Market Area, Mining and Construction Technology of the Company between June 2009 and March 1, 2011. He previously worked at McKinsey & Company from 1991 to 2008 also as Partner (from 2000). He holds a Master of Science degree in Economics from Helsinki School of Economics and Business Administration (Aalto-yliopiston kauppakorkeakoulu) since 1990 and a Master's degree in Law from Helsinki University (Helsingin yliopisto) in 1991.

Juha Lehtonen

Mr. Juha Lehtonen has been Personnel Representative on the Board of Directors of Metso Oyj since 2014. He has been employed by Metso (and preceding companies) since 1988. He is in-house service technician.

Wilson Brumer

Mr. Wilson Nelio Brumer has been Independent Member of the Board of Directors of Metso Oyj since December 31, 2013. He is Managing Partner at GRP Investimentos Ltda and President at Vicenza Mineracao e Participacoes S.A. He was previously Chief Executive Officer of Usiminas (2010-2012) and Secretary of Minais Gerais State for Economic Development (2003-2007). He is Member of the Boards of Vicenza Mineracao e Participacoes S.A., Petra Energia S.A. and Direcional Engenharia. He was previously Chairman of the Boards of Omega Energia Renovavel (2008-2010 and 2012-2013), Usiminas (2008-2010), Light S.A. (2006-2009) and Rio Minas Energia (2006-2009), as well as Member of the Boards of Embraer (2009-2010), Kinross (2009-2010), Localiza Rent a Car (2007-2010), Usiminas (2007-2008) and Cemig (2007-2008). He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree.

Ozey Horton

Mr. Ozey K. Horton, Jr. has served as Independent Member of the Board of Directors of Metso Oyj since March 30, 2011. He is Member of the Board’s Remuneration and Human Resources Committee. He is board professional and independent advisor. Mr. Horton retired from the Director's position in the Atlanta office of McKinsey & Company in February 2011. He joined the firm in 1981. He has led several practices within McKinsey & Company over the years. Prior to McKinsey, Mr. Horton had early career stints at Cummins Engine in production, Sonoco Products in packaging, and the JE Sirrine Company in project engineering. He is Board Member at The Dabbagh Group Holding Co.Ltd, Worthington Industries, Spoleto Festival, Gaillard Performance Hall Campaign Cabinet and Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) Hollings Cancer Center. He was Member of the Duke University Pratt School of Engineering Board of Visitors (1998-2010). He holds Master of Business Aadministration and BSE degrees.

Lars Josefsson

Mr. Lars Josefsson has been appointed Independent Member of the Board of Directors of Metso Oyj, effective as of December 31, 2013. He is Member of the Company's Audit Committee. He is Independent Consultant. He served as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for Micronic Mydata in 2013 and as the CEO for Alimak Hea AB in 2012. Between 2003 and 2011 he served as President in Sandvik Mining and Construction. He is Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Vestas Wind Systems A/S and was Member of the Board of Wartsila Oyj from 2011 until 2013. He holds a Master of Science degree in Engineering Physics.

Nina Kopola

Ms. Nina Kopola has been Independent Member of the Board of Directors of Metso Oyj since December 31, 2013. She is Member of the Company's Audit Committee. She is President and Chief Executive Officer of Suominen Corporation. She served in various positions in Dynea Oy between 2000 and 2011. She was the Executive Vice President, Europe from 2008 until 2011 and Executive Vice President, Global market Applications, between 2006 and 2008. She is Member of the Boards of Konecranes Plc, Chemical Industry Federation and Finnish Plastic Industries Federation, as well as The Federation of Finnish Textile and Clothing Industries. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree, Master of Science degree in Chemical Engineering and Technology Licentiate.

Eeva Sipila

Ms. Eeva Sipila has served as Independent Member of the Board of Directors of Metso Oyj since March 29, 2012. She is Chairman of the Board’s Audit Committee. She is also Executive Vice President and has been Chief Financial Officer at Cargotec Corporation since 2008. Her past work experience include Senior Vice President, Investor Relations and Communications at Cargotec Corporation (2005-2008) and Vice President, Investor Relations at Metso Corporation (2002-2005). Before Metso, she worked as an equity analyst at Mandatum Stockbrokers, Sampo-Leonia and Leonia Bank (1999-2002). From 1997 to 1998 she worked as an associate consultant at Arkwright AB in Sweden. She also served as Member of the Board of Basware Oyj (2010-2013). She holds a Master of Science in Economics from Helsinki School of Economics (now part of Aalto-yliopisto) and is CEFA (Certified EFFAS Financial Analyst) from Svenska Handelshogskolan.

Juha Rouhiainen

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