News about Raisio
Raisio’s CEO Matti Rihko resigned
Matti Rihko has resigned from his position as Raisio plc’s CEO on 3 January 2017. Rihko and Raisio plc’s Board of Directors have agreed that Rihko may renounce his position with immediate effect. The Board of Directors has appointed Jarmo Puputti, M. Sc. (Eng.), MBA, as Raisio plc’s interim CEO.
Patent for Benemilk feeds in Finland
Benemilk feeds and their manufacturing method have been granted a patent in Finland. After a thorough investigation, the Finnish Patent Authority has determined that the Benemilk innovation meets the criteria for patentability; it is new, inventive and industrially applicable.
Raisio to invest in the fish feed production
Raisio will make a total investment of nearly four million euros to expand its fish feed factory located in Raisio's industrial area in Finland. The factory expansion is a significant investment in the ecologically sustainable Finnish fish farming industry.
Raisio's Annual General Meeting 23 March 2016
Raisio plc's Annual General Meeting (AGM) approved the financial statements for the financial year 1 January – 31 December 2015 and granted the members of the Board of Directors and the Supervisory Board as well as the Chief Executive discharge from liability. The AGM decided to pay a dividend of EUR 0.16 per share.