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
Executive Committee membership: member since 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 Oy Ab: Member of the Board of Directors, Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company: Member of Supervisory Board, The Finnish Naval Reserve: Member of Supervisory Board 
Holdings in Raisio: series V 30,000*
  Iiro Wester Iiro Wester
Born: 1963
Place of residence: Espoo, Finland
Position at Raisio: CCO, Healthy Food Unit
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
Executive Committee membership: Member from 1 September 2018
Positions of trust: -
Holdings in Raisio: series V 6,000*
  Jukka Heinänen
Born: 1972
Place of residence: Espoo, Finland
Education: M.Sc. (Eng.), M.Sc. (Econ.)
Position at Raisio: COO, Healthy Ingredients Unit and 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
Executive Committee membership: member since 2017
Positions of trust: -
Holdings in Raisio: series V 5,000*
  Toni Rannikko Toni Rannikko
Born: 1979
Place of residence: Naantali, Finland
Education: Master of Science (Economics)
Position at Raisio: CFO
Key employment history: Raisio plc 2019-, Cargotec plc 2010 - 2018: Vice President, Finance, Kalmar Mobile Equipment Division and other financial positions, Nokia plc 2007 - 2010: Sr. Project Manager, Business Development, Global Finance & Control, Nordea Bank Finland 2005 - 2007: Senior Branch Manager
Executive Committee membership: member since 2019
Positions of trust:
Holdings in Raisio: series V 2,000*
  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
Executive Committee membership: member since 2013
Positions of trust: Turku Chamber of Commerce: Member of Law Committee 
Holdings in Raisio: series V 31,959 *
  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.
Executive Committee 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 
Holdings in Raisio: series V 147,343 *

 

* Holdings updated 31 December 2018