May 13, 2011

Change of Group CIO at Onninen

Panu Hannula, Group CIO of Onninen, will enter upon the duty of Metsäliitto Group’s CIO as of August 29, 2011. Jari Penttinen has been appointed Group CIO pro tem at Onninen and will assume the duties by June 15, 2011. Penttinen will report to CEO Timo Mänty

CEO Timo Mänty, , tel. +358 204 85 5070

Onninen provides comprehensive materials services to contractors, industry, public organizations and technical product retailers.  We are a family-owned company and have operated in the industry since 1913. We have 3,000 employees in our Finnish, Swedish, Norwegian, Polish, Russian, Baltic and Kazakh operations. Our net sales for 2010 totaled EUR 1.4 billion.