Management Group

Risto Näsi

Risto Näsi (born 1957) has been the Chief Executive Officer of Forchem Oy (and Forchem Oyj after the merger) since 2010. Mr Näsi was a member of the Board of Directors of Forchem Oy between 2010 and 2014. Prior to joining Forchem, Mr Näsi was the CEO of Neste Shipping Oy and a member of the executive committee of Neste Oil Oyj. Mr Näsi holds a M.Sc. in Chemical Engineering from Åbo Akademi.

Henrik Lindegrén

Henrik Lindegrén (born 1988) has been the Chief Financial Officer of the Issuer since 2016. Mr Lindegrén has previously held various finance and controlling positions at KPMG Oy Ab, Nordic Soya Oy, Agrox Oy and Finnprotein Oy. Mr Lindegrén holds a M.Sc. (Econ.) from the Turku School of Economics at the University of Turku.

Olli Mähönen

Olli Mähönen (born 1961) has been the European Sales Manager of the Issuer since 2012 and joined Forchem in 2002. Mr Mähönen has previously worked with various sales positions in Arizona Chemicals. Mr Mähönen holds a M.Sc. in Agriculture and Forestry from the University of Göttingen, Germany.

Timo Saarenko

Timo Saarenko (born 1967) has been responsible for the Plant Operations of the Issuer since 2013. Mr Saarenko joined Forchem in 2001. Mr Saarenko joined Forchem from Uponor Pexep where he worked as a manufacturing manager. Mr Saarenko has previously worked as a development engineer at Borealis Polymers and Hadwaco Ltd. Mr Saarenko holds a M.Sc. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Lappeenranta.

Jukka Ravaska

Jukka Ravaska (born 1966) has been the Supply Chain Manager of the Issuer since 2013. Mr Ravaska joined Forchem from Arizona Chemicals, where he was responsible for raw material procurement in Finland and Russia. Between 1997 and 2011, Mr Ravaska held various positions at Eka Chemicals. Mr Ravaska holds a M.Sc. in Industrial Engineering and management from the University of Oulu.