Group management 

Tapio Kuula

  • President and CEO since 2009
  • Born 1957. MSc (Eng), MSc (Econ)
  • Member of the Management Team since 1997
  • Employed by Fortum since 1996

 

Anne Brunila

  • Executive Vice President, Corporate Relations and Strategy (Since 2009)
  • Born 1957. DSc (Econ)
  • Member of the Management Team since 2009
  • Employed by Fortum since 2009

 

Timo Karttinen

  • Executive Vice President, Electricity Solutions and Distribution Division since 2009; Country responsible for Finland and Norway
  • Born 1965. MSc (Eng)
  • Member of the Management Team since 2004
  • Employed by Fortum since 1991

 

Juha Laaksonen

  • Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since 2000
  • Born 1952. BSc (Econ)
  • Member of the Management Team since 2000
  • Employed by Fortum since 1979

 

Per Langer

  • Executive Vice President, Heat Division since 2009; Country responsible for Sweden, Poland and the Baltics; responsible for Corporate R&D and Innovation (as of 1 January 2012.)
  • Born 1969. MSc (Econ)
  • Member of the Management Team since 2009
  • Employed by Fortum since 1999

 

Maria Paatero-Kaarnakari

(Maria Paatero-Kaarnakari was appointed as Senior Vice President, Fortum Asia, as of 1 February 2012. With this change, she left Fortum Management Team.)

  • Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy and R&D, 2007–2011
  • Born 1955. MSc (Eng)
  • Member of the Management Team since 2007
  • Employed by Fortum since 1985

 

Matti Ruotsala

  • Executive Vice President, Power Division since 2009
  • Born 1956. MSc (Eng)
  • Member of the Management Team since 2009
  • Employed by Fortum since 2007

 

For more information about the group management, go to fortum.com