Martti Asunta continues as Chairman of Metsäliitto Cooperative Board of Directors
Metsä Group Stock Exchange Release 10 January 2019 at 1.00 pm EET
The Board of Directors of Metsä Group’s parent company Metsäliitto Cooperative elected in its constituent meeting Martti Asunta, M.Sc. (Agriculture and Forestry), to continue as the Chairman of the Board of Directors. He has been a member of the Board of Directors since 2005 and Chairman since 2008.
Jussi Linnaranta M.Sc. (Agriculture and Forestry) has been elected as the Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors. He has been a member of the Board of Directors since 2017.
The compositions of Board of Directors’ committees are the following:
Audit Committee: Ilkka Salonen, Arto Hiltunen and Martti Asunta
Compensation Committee: Arto Hiltunen, Martti Asunta and Timo Saukkonen
Requests for further information, please contact:
Juha Laine, SVP, Communications, Metsä Group, tel. +358 10 465 4541
Metsä Group is a forerunner in sustainable bioeconomy utilising renewable wood from sustainably managed northern forests. Metsä Group focuses on wood supply and forest services, wood products, pulp, fresh fibre paperboards and tissue and cooking papers.
Metsä Group’s sales totalled EUR 5.0 billion in 2017, and it employs approximately 9,100 people. The Group operates in nearly 30 countries. Metsäliitto Cooperative is the parent company of Metsä Group and is owned by approximately 104,000 Finnish forest owners.