The Board of Directors is responsible for appointing and, if necessary, dismissing the Managing Director, who also acts as the Group’s President and CEO. The President and CEO is responsible for the day-to-day management and administration of the Company, in accordance with the Company’s Articles of Association, legislation, official regulations, and the instructions and orders of the Board. The President and CEO is also responsible for ensuring that the Company’s accounting is in accordance with legal requirements and that assets are managed reliably. The President and CEO is assisted in these duties by the Executive Board.

The current President and CEO is Mr. Kari Kauniskangas (M.Sc. (Econ.), b. 1962). He joined the Company in 2008.

The Company does not have a CEO’s deputy.