Behind the numbers are always people – and ideas and strategies. Here, it’s about the people making a difference at Valmet Automotive and their plans for the future of our company. Welcome.

Business ID: 0143991-2
Place of registration: Uusikaupunki, Finland

Management and Board

The drive for innovation and an uncompromising focus on customers and quality are what characterize both our Management Board and Supervisory Board. They are united in their unconditional passion for automobiles and the mobility concepts of the future. Get to know the women and men who are taking our company and its customers on the “fast lane to future vehicles.”



The shareholders of Valmet Automotive are the two Finnish investment companies Tesi and Pontos Group, as well as the Chinese battery market leader CATL.

Tesi is a state-owned investment company that aims to support the Finnish economy, employment and economic growth through capital investments. Pontos Group is a private investment company, which concentrates on private equity investments, among others, in Finland, Estonia and Portugal. Tesi and Pontos Group each hold 38,46 % of the company shares. Contemporary Amperex Technology Limited (CATL) is a worldwide leading supplier of electric vehicle batteries and power storage, headquartered in Ningde, Fujian, China. CATL holds 23,08 % of the company’s shares.

Code of Conduct

As players in the Automotive industry we all know that change, speed and flexibility are challenges we face every day. Therefore, it is important for us to have a solid base to stand on, with strong pillars to lean on. At the same time Valmet Automotive is becoming a global company more and more, with a heart in Finland. Because we operate in several countries today, it is more essential than ever to define the legal guidelines and standards for ethical behavior that support all associates and stakeholders of Valmet Automotive in their decision-making on a daily basis. Reputation, trust and integrity are three strong pillars that the success of Valmet Automotive has been based on for more than 50 years.

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Financial information

Valmet Automotive publishes its consolidated financial statements and a media release related thereto on its website at the earliest when the financial statements are completed.

Valmet Automotive Group prepares its financial statements in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). All figures are presented in Euros.

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The people of Valmet Automotive consist of approximately 3,700 employees and over 70 nationalities located in 3 countries. The majority of our employees are in Finland, and most of them work in manufacturing of cars and batteries. Typically to the industry, around 75 % of the group’s employees are men, and almost 60 % of the personnel is 20–39 years old.

We respect everyone’s contribution and give opportunities for our employees to progress in their career and find use of either their social skills in managing positions or technical skills in expert positions. We encourage our employees to get creative and educate themselves on a daily basis.


Group Business Development, M&A

As a strategic upstream partner for the engineering and manufacturing of conventional cars and e-cars, we are in the sights of many OEMs, Tier 1 suppliers and mobility service providers – all potential customers. Group business development is your first point of contact in this field – a gateway and interface to our four business areas. This also goes for our cooperating partners, takeover candidates, and mergers and acquisitions advisors. And when it comes to mergers and acquisitions, we are always a sought-after and fair partner. We look forward to meeting you.


Christian Kleinhans
Munich, Germany
Mobile: +49 172 378 1247

Certificates and policies






CO2 neutrality