Executive Team

Timo Kohtamäki

b. 1963, Lic.Tech

President & CEO and member of the Executive Team since  2009, Group employee since 1996.

Kohtamäki was previously the Managing Director of Lemminkäinen Infra Oy and Head of the Infra Unit at Lemcon Ltd.

Maaret Heiskari

b. 1966, B.Sc. Linguistics, JOKO 57 Executive education

Executive Vice President, responsible for business in Russia, member of the Executive Team since 2013, Group employee since 2013.

Before joining Lemminkäinen, Heiskari was Regional Director for Russia at KONE Corporation.

Harri Kailasalo

b. 1969, M.Sc. (Eng.), eMBA

Executive Vice President, responsible for infrastructure construction in Finland and in Baltic countries, project export as well as environmental leadership and occupational safety, member of the Executive Team since 2012, Group employee since 1995.

Kailasalo previously held a variety of executive positions in infrastructure construction at Lemminkäinen, most recently as Senior Vice President of Business Operations.

Marcus Karsten

b. 1966, M.Sc. (Econ.)

Executive Vice President, responsible for technical building services in Finland, member of the Executive Team since 2010, Group employee since 2002.

Karsten was previously both Managing Director and Marketing & Development Director of Tekmanni Service Oy.

Casimir Lindholm

b. 1971, M.Sc. (Econ.), MBA

Executive Vice President, responsible for building construction in Finland, member of the Executive Team since 2013, Group employee since 2013.

Before joining Lemminkäinen, Lindholm worked at Eltel Networks as President Fixed Telecom and as CEO of Eltel Networks in Sweden.

Tiina Mellas

b. 1960, M.Sc. (Econ.)

Executive Vice President, HR and ICT, member of the Executive Team since 2009, Group employee since 2009.

Mellas was previously Executive Vice President, Human Resources at Lemminkäinen. Before joining Lemminkäinen, she had a long career at TietoEnator (now Tieto).

Tiina Mikander

b. 1967, Master of Laws, MBA

Chief Strategy Officer, responsible for strategic development as well as communications and marketing, member of the Executive Team since 2009, Group employee since 1998.

Mikander was previously Legal Counsel and Director, Legal Affairs at Lemminkäinen.

Jouni Pekonen

b. 1963, M.Sc. (Eng.)

Executive Vice President, Procurement, member of the Executive Team since 2012, Group employee since 2012.

Before joining Lemminkäinen, Pekonen held executive positions in procurement at several companies, most recently at Rautaruukki.

Timo Vikström

b. 1968, B.Sc. (Eng.), eMBA

Executive Vice President, responsible for business in Scandinavia, member of the Executive Team since 2013, Group employee since 2001.

Vikström previously held a variety of executive positions in infrastructure construction at Lemminkäinen, most recently as Senior Vice President for the Scandinavian paving and mineral aggregates business.

Robert Öhman

b. 1959, M.Sc. (Econ.)

Chief Financial Officer, responsible for finance, legal affairs and investor relations, member of the Executive Team since 2009, Group employee since 2009.

Before joining Lemminkäinen, Öhman held executive positions in finance at several companies, most recently as Chief Financial Officer at Sponda.

More detailed information about the members of the Executive Team can be found at:
http://www.lemminkainen.com/Investors/Management_and_Corporate_Governance/Group_management/Executive_Board