Changes in Itella Logistics’ Management

Jani Jolkkonen, Juhani Strömberg, Lauri Vesalainen.

M.Sc.Eng., EMBA Jani Jolkkonen (40) has been appointed as the Senior Vice President of Itella Logistics business in Finland, Scandinavia and the Baltic countries. He is the current Vice President of Itella Mail Communication's Delivery and Marketing Services. Mr. Jolkkonen has also been appointed as a member of Itella’s Executive Board and he will report to Itella’s CEO Heikki Malinen.

Senior Vice President, Strategy and Development Juhani Strömberg will be responsible for the development of the Russian business in addition to his other tasks.

The current Senior Vice President of Itella Logistics, Lauri Vesalainen, is leaving the company upon his own request.

- I would like to thank Lauri warmly for his significant contribution to managing Itella Logistics in the challenging market situation. I also wish Jani good luck with his new tasks. His experience gives us an excellent foundation for managing and developing Itella Logistics business further, says CEO Malinen.

Further information

CEO Heikki Malinen, tel. +358 20 452 3366 (MediaDesk)


Itella Group provides solutions for managing information and product flows. Itella operates in the fields of mail communications, logistics, and financial management in Europe and Russia. Net sales in 2012 amounted to EUR 1,947 million. The number of staff is approximately 27,500. Corporate services are delivered under the Itella brand, while the Posti brand is used for services targeted at consumers in Finland. Further information is available online at