Changes in YIT’s Investor Relations

YIT Corporation                  Investor news                     September 30, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.

Tommi Järvenpää (M.Sc. Econ) has been appointed Vice President, Investor Relations of YIT as of December 1, 2019. Järvenpää joins YIT from Outokumpu Oyj where he has worked as Vice President, Investor Relations. Before joining Outokumpu, Järvenpää was working at Neste’s investor relations. Järvenpää will report to Chief Financial Officer Ilkka Salonen.

“I am very excited to join YIT’s team,” says Järvenpää and continues: “YIT’s investor relations has a strong legacy and I am confident that my wide experience in capital markets and investor communications in an international environment will further strengthen the company’s investor relations.”  

Hanna Jaakkola, Vice President, Investor Relations has left YIT to take up a position outside the company.

Additional information:  

Ilkka Salonen, CFO, YIT Corporation, tel. +358 45 359 4434,

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YIT is the largest Finnish and significant North European construction company. We develop and build apartments and living services, business premises and entire areas. We are also specialised in demanding infrastructure construction and paving. Together with our customers, our nearly 10,000 professionals are creating more functional, more attractive and more sustainable cities and environments. We work in 11 countries: Finland, Russia, Scandinavia, the Baltic States, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Poland. The new YIT was born when over 100-year-old YIT Corporation and Lemminkäinen Corporation merged on February 1, 2018. Our restated pro forma revenue for 2018 was approximately EUR 3.2 billion. YIT Corporation's share is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki Oy.

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YIT is the largest Finnish and a significant North European urban developer and construction company. Our goal is to create more sustainable, functional and attractive cities and living environments. We develop and build apartments, business premises and entire areas. We also specialise in demanding infrastructure construction. We own properties together with our partners, which supports the implementation of our significant development projects. We also provide our customers with services that increase the value of properties. We employ approximately 7,400 professionals in ten countries: Finland, Russia, Sweden, Norway, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Poland. Our revenue in 2020 was approximately EUR 3.1 billion. YIT Corporation's share is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki Oy.