Changes in management
Ms Alid Dettke (38), double-degree BA (Hons) European Business, was appointed Executive Vice President Human Resources and member of the Board of Management, as of 24 October 2019. Ms Dettke joined Wärtsilä in November 2017 and had most recently held the position of Vice President for Open Innovation.
Ms Päivi Castrén acted as Executive Vice President, Human Resources until 24 October 2019.
Mr Marco Ryan acted as Executive Vice President and Chief Digital Officer until 17 July 2019. Following his departure, Wärtsilä’s digital activities were embedded into the Marine and Energy businesses.