Release
                                                              June 1, 2016
 

 
Mikko Pasanen appointed CEO of Onninen Oy

 

 
 
M.Sc. (Econ.) Mikko Pasanen (born 1973) has been appointed CEO of Onninen Oy as of June 1, 2016. Pasanen has earlier been responsible for the business to professional customers in Kesko’s building and home improvement trade. As Onninen Oy has become part of Kesko Group, Pasanen is responsible for the business to professional customers (B2B) in Kesko’s building and technical trade. At the same time Onninen’s headquarters will become the center of B2B sales in the division.
 
Pasanen has worked at Kesko during 10 years in management positions, of which first five years in Russia. Before his appointments at Kesko he worked in international positions at Outokumpu Group. Pasanen reports to Kesko Executive Vice President, President for the Division, Terho Kalliokoski.
 

FURTHER INFORMATION:
Terho Kalliokoski, Executive Vice President and President for the building and technical trade division, tel. +358 105 320 200, terho.kalliokoski@kesko.fi  
 

INFORMATION ABOUT ONNINEN:
Onninen provides comprehensive material and information flow solutions to contractors, industry, public organizations, technical product retailers and suppliers. We are a Finnish company and have operated in the industry since 1913. We have 3,200 employees in our Finnish, Swedish, Norwegian, Polish and Baltic operations.  Our pro forma net sales were around EUR 1.5 billion in 2015. Onninen Oy is part of Kesko Group.
www.onninen.com