Jari Voutilainen appointed Metsä Group’s SVP, Sourcing and Logistics

Jari Voutilainen has been appointed Metsä Group’s Procurement and Logistics Director as of 1 October 2021. He reports to President and CEO Ilkka Hämälä. Voutilainen has worked at Metsä Group since 2013. He will take up his new role as Metsä Group’s Director of Public Relations. Prior to this, he was the Group’s Logistics Director.

Jarmo Toikka, who has been in charge of metsä group’s acquisition since 2009 and logistics since 2018, has been appointed as the Group’s Vice President, Business Process Development. In his new position, he will report to Sari Pajari-Sederholm , Director of Strategy.

The recruitment of Metsä Group’s new Director of Public Relations has been launched. Sari Pajari-Sederholm, Director of Strategy, is responsible for the social relations during the transition period.

Juha Laine, Communications Director
Metsä Group
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Metsä Group

Metsä Group is showing the direction of the bioeconomy. We invest in growth, bioproduct development and a fossil-free future. The raw material for our products is renewable wood from sustainably managed forests in the north. In our business, we focus on the growth sectors of the forest industry: wood procurement and forest services, wood products, pulp and first fibre cartons, as well as soft and sealed papers.

Metsä Group’s annual turnover is approximately EUR 5.5 billion, and we employ approximately 9,200 people in 30 countries. Our international group has its roots in finnish forest – our parent company is metsäliitto Osuuskunta, which has approximately 100,000 forest owners.