Raisio Group

Executive Committee

  Pekka Kuusniemi
Born: 1968
Place of residence: Raisio, Finland
Education: M.Sc. (Econ.)
Position at Raisio:  President and CEO, Raisio plc 
Key employment history: Raisio plc 2017-; Hansa Armaturen GmbH, Germany 2014-2017: CEO; Oras Group: President & CEO 2008-2017, Sales and Marketing Director 2006-2007, Marketing Director 2002-2006; Tunturi Oy Ltd 1998 - 2001; R.J. Reynolds Finland Oy 1996-1998; Unilever Finland Oy Lever 1994-1996
Management Team membership: Member from 1 November 2017
Positions of trust: Finnish Food and Drink Industries Federation: Member of the Board of Directors; Turku Chamber of Commerce: Member of the Board of Directors, Rettig ICC: Member of the Board of Directors, 
Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company: Member of Supervisory Board
  Iiro Wester Iiro Wester
Born
: 1963
Place of residence: Espoo, Finland
Position at RaisioCCO, Healthy Food Division
Key employment history: Raisio plc 2018-, Saarioinen Oy 2017 - 2018: Executive Vice President, Customer Experience and New Markets; Valio Oy 2014 - 2016: Executive Vice President, Sales; Valio Sverige Ab 2012 - 2014: Managing Director; Posti/Itella 2006 - 2012: Marketing management, Cloetta Fazer Ab 1999 - 2006: Marketing management, Fazer Suklaa Oy 1997 - 1999: Marketing management
Management Team membership: Member from 1 September 2018
Positions of trust: - 
  Jukka Heinänen
Born: 1972
Place of residence: Espoo, Finland
Education: M.Sc. (Eng.), M.Sc. (Econ.)
Position at Raisio: Vice President, Operations
Key employment history: Raisio plc 2017-; Teknos Group Ltd 2011-2016: CEO and 2007-2016: Director, production and logistics; Huhtamäki plc 2005-2006: Plant manager
Management Team membership: member from 15 May 2017
Positions of trust: -
  Sari Koivulehto-Mäkitalo
Born: 1974
Place of residence: Masku, Finland
Education: Master of Laws, trained on the bench
Position at Raisio: Vice President, Legal Affairs
Key employment history: Raisio plc 2006-; Schering Oy 2001-2006: lawyer; Konecranes Plc 2000-2001: lawyer
Management Team membership: Member since 2013
Positions of trust: Turku Chamber of Commerce: Member of Law Committee
  Merja Lumme
Born
: 1961
Place of residence: Masku, Finland
Education: Engineer, eMBA
Position at Raisio: Vice President, Human Resources
Key employment history: Raisio plc 2003-; PerkinElmer/Wallac 1992-2003: Quality management, HR management and administration; Aimo Virtanen Oy 1991-1992, Saloplast Oy 1988-1992: Quality management.
Management Team membership: Member since 2003
Positions of trust: Foundation of  Adult Education Turku: Member of Delegation; Turku Chamber of Commerce: Member of Education and Labour Committee