The member of the Board of Directors of Valmet Corporation, Mr. Pekka Lundmark has on April 7, 2015 announced his resignation from the Board of Directors of the company. The reason for the resignation is his appointment as the President and CEO of Fortum Corporation as of September 2015.
“Valmet is a global market leader and it has been a pleasure to participate in the company’s development as a new, independent stock listed company. Valmet is also a significant supplier to Fortum and other energy companies. To avoid any potential conflicts of interest in the future, I consider it best to resign from my role as a member of the Board of Valmet,” says Pekka Lundmark.
“Pekka Lundmark has been at Valmet’s Board of Directors since the foundation of the company. We want to thank Pekka for his excellent contribution as a member of the Board,” says Bo Risberg, Chairman of the Board of Valmet.
Bo Risberg (Chairman of the Board), Mikael von Frenckell (Vice Chairman of the Board), Lone Fønss Schrøder, Friederike Helfer, Erkki Pehu-Lehtonen and Rogério Ziviani will continue as members of the Board.
In the picture: Mr. Pekka Lundmark.