Tanninen new VP of the Metsä Group’s Joutseno factory


Ari Tanninenhas been appointed vice president of the Joutseno cellulose factory in Finland belonging to the Metsä Group from 6 August 2018. Tanninen has management experience in the wood pulp and paper industry at Stora Enso Oyj. In his position, Tanninen will report to Camilla Wikström, senior vice president of the Metsä Fibre cellulose business. Jaakko Anttila, vice president of the Joutseno site over the last four years, is transferring to Metsä Fibre’s Sales management and Customership as vice president from 1st April 2018. Until Tanninen effectively takes up his duties, the Joutseno factory will be managed, with an interim agreement, by Metsä Fibre’s Safety manager, Anssi Meuronen. Meuronen reports to Wikström.