Members of the Group Management Team

 

Riku Kytömäki, b. 1971, M.Sc. (Eng.)

President & CEO

Mobile +358 50 511 8288
Email: firstname.lastname@exelcomposites.com

Joined the company in 2014
Member of the Group Management Team since 2014
Exel Composites' President and CEO since 2014
Holdings: 9,500 Exel Composites shares
Finnish citizen

Previous main positions:

Senior Vice President, Head of Global Product Group “Large AC Motors” at ABB
President, ABB Electrical Machines Ltd, China
Senior Vice President, Global Operations Manager, ABB Business Unit Motors & Generators
Senior Vice President, Head of Global Product Group “Wind Power Generators” at ABB

Areas of responsibility:

- Creation of added value to the Group and shareholders
- Managing and developing the Group's business operations to achieve profitable growth  
- Developing the corporate strategy
- Implementing the Board of Directors' decisions
- Developing and maintaining a well-functioning organization
- Customer and investor relationships
- Other responsibilities of the President and CEO   

CV Riku Kytömäki

 
 

Callum Gough, b. 1960, M.Sc. (GM)

SVP Operations
                       
Mobile +44 771 77 68 324
Email: firstname.lastname@exelcomposites.com

Joined the company in 2006           
Member of the Group Management Team since 2007
Holdings: 17,837 Exel Composites shares 
British citizen

Previous main positions:

Managing Director, Exel Composites UK
Operations Director, Motherwell Bridge Aerospace
General Manager/Operations Director, Motherwell Bridge Plastics

Areas of responsibility:

  • Continuous productivity improvement
  • Quality, environment and safety
  • Strategic purchasing
  • Investments
  • Strategic site planning
 
 

Tiina Hiltunen, b. 1966, M.Sc. (Econ.) 

SVP Human Resources

Mobile +358 400 160 966
Email: firstname.lastname@exelcomposites.com

Joined the company in 2014
Member of the Group Management Team since 2014
No Exel Composites holdings
Finnish citizen

Previous main positions:

Regional HR Service Manager, Finland and Eastern Europe, Yara Suomi Oy
HR Director, Foster Wheeler’s Global Power Group

Areas of responsibility:

  • Leading the HR function
  • Creating, establishing and implementing HR Strategy, -processes and -procedures globally
  • Internal communication of  HR-related subjects globally
  • Active contribution to the development of Exel Composites as a member of the Group Management Team
 
 

Mikko Kettunen, b. 1976, M.Sc. (Econ.)

SVP, CFO

Mobile +358 50 3477 462
Email: firstname.lastname@exelcomposites.com

Joined the company in 2015
Member of the Group Management Team since 2015
Holdings 1,000 Exel Composites shares
Finnish citizen

Previous main positions

CFO, Maillefer Group,CFO, Foster Wheeler Energia Oy

Areas of responsibility:                       

  • Finance and controlling
  • Administration
  • Maintenance and development of IT-systems
  • Secretary to the Company's Board of Directors
 
 

Kari Loukola, b. 1962, M.Sc. (Eng.), M.Sc. (Econ.)

SVP Sales & Marketing

Mobile +358 40 5040 755
Email: firstname.lastname@exelcomposites.com

Joined the company in 2013
Member of the Group Management Team since 2013
Holdings: 3,000 Exel Composites shares
Finnish citizen

Previous main positions

Head of Business Development, Nokia Siemens Networks
Head of Unified Suite, BSO Product Management, Nokia Siemens Networks

Areas of responsibility:                       

  • Sales and marketing
  • Profitable growth
  • Leading and management of sales organization
  • Developing marketing function
 
 

Ilkka Silvanto, b. 1951, M.Sc. (Econ.), Master of Laws

SVP, Strategic Projects

Mobile +358 50 598 9553
Email: firstname.lastname@exelcomposites.com

Joined the company in 2004
Member of the Group Management Team since 2004
Holdings: 16,496 Exel Composites shares
Finnish citizen

Previous main positions:

SVP, Finance and Administration & CFO, Exel Composites Plc
CFO, Finnforest Oyj
Director Finance and Controlling, Metsä-Serla, Mechanical Wood Industry
Controller, Huhtamäki Oy Marli

Areas of responsibility:

  • Finance and controlling
  • Administration and legal matters
  • Maintenance and development of IT systems
  • Secretary to the Company's Board of Directors
 
 

Kim Sjödahl, b. 1974, M.Sc. (Eng.)

SVP, Technology and R&D 

Mobile +358 50 590 6768
Email: firstname.lastname@exelcomposites.com         

Joined the company in 1997
Member of the Group Management Team since 2012
Holdings: 9,000 Exel Composites shares
Finnish citizen

Previous main positions:

VP Product Development, Finnish and German units, Exel Composites Plc

Areas of responsibility:                     

  • Profitable growth
  • Group-wide development of products, product platforms and product technology and tooling
  • Leading, coordinating and developing technical sales and product development activities in the Group
  • Leading R&D and IPR management activities
 
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