Members of the Group Management Team

 

Riku Kytömäki, b. 1971, M.Sc. (Eng.)
President & CEO
Mobile +358 50 511 8288
Fax +358 20 7541 201
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  
 
 

Kim Sjödahl, b. 1974, M.Sc. (Eng.)
SVP Technology and Technical Sales
Mobile +358 50 590 6768
Fax +358 20 7541 201
Email: firstname.lastname@exelcomposites.com

Joined the company in 1997
Member of the Group Management Team since 2012
Holdings: 8,000 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
 
 

Kari Loukola, b. 1962, M.Sc. (Econ.), M.Sc. (Eng.)
SVP Sales & Marketing
Mobile +358 40 5040 755
Fax +358 20 7541 201
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
 
 

Callum Gough, b. 1960, M.Sc. (GM)
SVP Operations
Tel. +44 1928 701 515
Mobile +44 771 77 68 324
Fax +44 1928 713 572
Email: firstname.lastname@exelcomposites.com

Joined the company in 2006
Member of the Group Management Team since 2007
Holdings: 16,261 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 satefy
  • Strategic purchasing
  • Investments
  • Strategic site planning
 
 

Ilkka Silvanto, b. 1951, M.Sc. (Econ.), Master of Laws
SVP, CFO and Administrative Director
Mobile +358 50 598 9553
Fax +358 20 7541 201
Email: firstname.lastname@exelcomposites.com

Joined the company in 2004
Member of the Group Management Team since 2004
Holdings: 15,143 Exel Composites shares
Finnish citizen

Previous main positions:
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
 
 

Tiina Hiltunen, b. 1966, M.Sc. (Econ.) 
SVP Human Resources
Mobile +358 400 160 966
Email: firstname.lastname@exelcomposites.com

Joined the company in August 2014
Member of the Group Management Team since August 2014
No Exel Composites shares
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
 

 

Exel Oyj, Vantaa head office, Mäkituvantie 5, FI-01510 Vantaa, Finland, Tel +358 20 7541 200, Fax +358 20 7541 201