Exit from Ahlstrom's Executive Management Team
17 September 2010
Ahlstrom, a specialist in the development and manufacture of speciality and non-woven papers has announced a change in their Management.
Risto Anttonen, Deputy of President and CEO, has been responsible for business development and will retire from the Executive Management Team before December 31, 2010.
President and CEO, Jan Lång said, "I would like to thank Risto for his excellent contribution to Ahlstrom and wish him the best of success in the future."
Risto Anttonen joined Ahlstrom in 1991 and has held several senior executive positions in the company. His responsibilities will be transferred to other members of the Executive Management Team after his departure.
Ahlstrom´s products are used in a large variety of everyday applications, such as filters, wipes, flooring, labels, and tapes.They employ around 5,800 people and distribute their products in more than 20 countries. Last year, Ahlstrom’s net sales amounted to EUR 1.6 billion.