Calle Loikkanen appointed Head of IR and Financial Communications at Huhtamaki


Calle Loikkanen appointed Head of IR and Financial Communications at Huhtamaki

Calle Loikkanen (34), M.Sc. (Economics) has been appointed Head of Investor Relations and Financial Communications at Huhtamaki as of August 26, 2019. Calle joins Huhtamaki from Valmet, where he is currently Director, Investor Relations. Prior to Valmet, Calle Loikkanen has worked in Aktia Asset Management and Aktia Pankki Oyj.

"I am very pleased to have Calle join Huhtamaki's Global Communications team," says Leena Lie, Senior Vice President, Marketing and Communications. "With his experience in banking and equity markets, and in setting up and subsequently running Valmet's Investor Relations function, Calle has excellent capabilities to develop Huhtamaki's Investor Relations to the next level."

Katariina Hietaranta, currently Head of IR and Financial Communications, will assume the role of Head of External Communications, focusing e.g., on media relations and sustainability communications.

For further information, please contact:
Leena Lie, SVP Marketing and Communications, tel. +358 10 686 7943

Global Communications

Huhtamaki is a global specialist in packaging for food and drink. With our network of 79 manufacturing units and additional 24 sales only offices in altogether 34 countries, we're well placed to support our customers' growth wherever they operate. Mastering three distinctive packaging technologies, approximately 17,700 employees develop and make packaging that helps great products reach more people, more easily. In 2018, our net sales totaled EUR 3.1 billion. The Group has its head office in Espoo, Finland and the parent company Huhtamäki Oyj is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd. Additional information is available at