The Group’s Management Team is chaired by Raisio plc’s CEO and in 2016 the members are: Vice President, Benecol business and Business Development; Vice President, Raisioagro Division and Raisionkaari Industrial Park; Vice President, Healthy Snacks business; Vice President, Confectionery business, Vice President, financial and IT functions; Vice President, Human Resources and Vice President, Legal Affairs, who also serves as a Management Team secretary.
The Group’s Management Team coordinates the Group’s operations and defines Group-level operating objectives, policies and processes. It prepares the Group’s strategy, supervises its implementation and assists the CEO in preparing proposals subjected to the Board, which concern the entire Group. Key topics of the Management teams’ regular meetings (seven meetings in 2016) include the results, forecasts and various reports of the Group and its Divisions. Management Team members hold a short meeting once a week.