Change in Huhtamaki Group Executive Team



Olli Koponen, Senior Vice President, Molded Fiber, has been appointed as Executive Vice President, Molded Fiber and member of the Group Executive Team starting on January 1, 2011. Olli Koponen has had an extensive career and broad experience within the Group since 1990 both in Finland and in other countries.


Following the aforementioned change, the members of the Group Executive Team are


Jukka Moisio (Chairman), Chief Executive Officer;
Timo Salonen, Chief Financial Officer;
Juha Salonen, Senior Vice President, Administration and General Counsel;
Clay Dunn, Executive Vice President, North America;
Suresh Gupta, Executive Vice President, Flexible Packaging;
Olli Koponen, Executive Vice President, Molded Fiber;
Eric Le Lay, Executive Vice President, Foodservice Europe-Asia-Oceania; and
Peter Wahsner, Executive Vice President, Films.


For further information please contact:
Jukka Moisio, CEO, Tel. +358 (0)10 686 7801


Group Communications


Huhtamaki Group is a leading manufacturer of consumer and specialty packaging with 2009 net sales totaling EUR 2 billion. Foodservice and consumer goods markets are served by approximately 13,000 people in 54 manufacturing units and several sales offices in 33 countries. The parent company, Huhtamäki Oyj, has its head office in Espoo, Finland and its share is quoted on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd. Additional information is available at