August 30, 2013

President's duties and responsibilities during September-October

Mr. Ilpo Korhonen, President of Valmet Automotive, will be on sick leave for approximately two months. His duties and responsibilities will be temporarily delegated to a group of Valmet Automotive executives:

Manufacturing, Daimler A-Class production and Uusikaupunki operations: Mr. Risto Hukkanen.

Roof Systems: Mr. Robert Blumberg.

Engineering Services: Mr. Jyrki Nurmi (Robert Blumberg until September 16).

Finance, ICT and Legal: Mr. Olli-Pekka Vanhanen.

Additionally, the Board of Directors has formed a temporary executive committee consisting of Olli Vaartimo (Board Chairman), Kalle Reponen (Board Vice Chairman), Risto Hukkanen, Robert Blumberg and Olli-Pekka Vanhanen. This set-up is formed to ensure Valmet Automotive's smooth daily operations as well as development and progress during the absence of Mr. Korhonen.