Changes in management
Wärtsilä’s Board of Directors has appointed Mr Jaakko Eskola (57) M.Sc. (Eng.) as the new President and CEO of Wärtsilä Corporation. He will assume the position on 1 November 2015, succeeding Mr Björn Rosengren who leaves the company to become the CEO of Sandvik.
Mr Roger Holm (43) M.Sc. (Econ.) has been appointed President of Marine Solutions, Executive Vice President and member of the Board of Management, effective as of 1 November 2015.