Metsä Group has an Executive Management Team with Metsä Group's President and CEO as its chairman. The Executive Management Team assists the President and CEO in the planning and operational management of business operations and prepares proposals to the Board of Directors, such as business strategies, budgets and significant investments. The Executive Management Team has no authority based on laws or rules. The Executive Management Team comprises Metsä Group’s President and CEO, the CEOs of the subsidiaries, the directors of the Metsä Wood and Metsä Forest business areas, as well as the Group’s CFO and Strategy Officer. The Executive Management Team primarily convenes twice a month as summoned by its chairman and whenever necessary.
The current Executive Management Team comprises Kari Jordan (President and CEO), Hannu Anttila (Executive Vice President, Strategy), Petri Helsky (CEO of Metsä Tissue Corporation), Ilkka Hämälä (CEO of Metsä Fibre Oy), Mika Joukio (CEO of Metsä Board Corporation), Esa Kaikkonen (Executive Vice President, Metsä Wood), Juha Mäntylä (Executive Vice President, Metsä Forest) and Vesa-Pekka Takala (CFO). CVs of the members of the Executive Management and their holdings in Metsä Group can be viewed by clicking the adjacent link.