Metsä Wood appointed a new CFO

Juha Pilli-Sihvola has been appointed CFO of Metsä Wood, effective July 1, 2017. He reports to Esa Kaikkonen, EVP of Metsä Wood, and he is a member of Metsä Wood’s Management Team.

Juha Pilli-Sihvola joins Metsä Wood from Microsoft mobile Oy, where his latest position was Director of Finance, Phones Supply Chain. Pilli-Sihvola has a long career in financial management positions in e.g. Nokia, KPMG Consulting and Kemira.

Earlier Metsä Group completed transfer of Finnish sawmills from Metsä Wood to Metsä Fibre on November 1, 2016.

Metsä Wood provides the premium-quality wood products for customers in construction, industrial applications and distribution. In 2013 its sales totaled EUR 897 million. Metsä Wood employs around 2,500 people.

About Metsä Group:

The company is a forest industry group whose core business consists of tissue and cooking papers, paperboard, pulp, wood products, and wood supply and forest services. It has operations in almost 30 countries and production in 9 of them.

Source: Woodbizforum