Changes in management
Mr Björn Rosengren (52), M.Sc. (Tech.), started as the new President and CEO of Wärtsilä Corporation on 1 September 2011. Mr Rosengren succeeded Mr Ole Johansson, who retired at that time.
The following appointments were made within Wärtsilä Corporation's Board of Management, with effect from 1 January 2012:
- Mr Kari Hietanen (48), LLM was appointed Group Vice President, Corporate Relations and Legal.
- Ms Päivi Castrén (53), MSc (Soc.Sc.), was appointed Group Vice President, Human Resources and a member of the Board of Management.