CEO and corporate management



since 2015
b. 1961, M.Sc. (Tech.)
Main simultaneous positions of trust:
Member of the Board of Directors: Finnish Food and Drink Industries’ Federation, Ponsse Plc, Wihuri Group
Employment history: 
Stora Enso Oyj, Member of the Group Leadership Team 2007-2015
– Executive Vice President, energy, logistics, IT services and wood supply 2013-2015
– Executive Vice President, paper business area 2007-2013
– Country Manager Finland 2008-2013
– Chairman and Member of the Board of Directors of several international subsidiaries and associated companies
Stora Enso International Office London, Senior Vice President, uncoated fine paper 2003-2007
Stora Enso Oulu Mill, Mill Director 1999-2003
Enso Oy and Veitsiluoto Oy, Oulu Paper Mill, management, project and expert positions 1990-1998
Kemi Oy, department engineer 1988-1990
Shareholding in Apetit: 20,067 shares (31 Dec 2018)



HR Director

since 2005
b. 1962, M.Sc. (Econ. & Bus. Adm.) 
Employment history:
Fazer Leipomot Oy, HR Director, 2003-2005
LU Suomi Oy, HR Director, 2002-2003
LU Suomi Oy (earlier Fazer Keksit Oy), HR Manager, 1995-2002
Fazer Suklaa Oy, HR Manager, 1992-1994 
Fazer Suklaa Oy, HR specialist 1990-1991
Shareholding in Apetit: –


Director, Fresh Cut Products

Working for Apetit Group since 2016
b. 1986, M.Sc. (Econ. & Bus. Adm.)
Employment history:
Boston Consulting Group, Associate 2016
Valor Partners, Senior Consultant 2014-2016
Valor Partners, Consultant 2012-2014
Shareholding in Apetit: 350 shares (31.12.2018)


Vice President, Frozen Foods and Oilseed Products business

since 2015
b. 1973, M.Sc. (Econ. & Bus. Adm.)
Main simultaneous positions of trust:
Member of the Board; Escamar Seafood Oy, Ruokatieto Yhdistys Ry
Employment history:
Suomen Lähikauppa Oy, Vice President, Commercial, 2012-2015
Suomen Lähikauppa Oy, Vice President, Category Management, 2011-2012
Suomen Lähikauppa Oy, Vice President, Category Management Processes, 2010-2011
Suomen Lähikauppa Oy, Purchasing Director, 2010 
Boston Consulting Group, Project Leader & Principal, 2001-2009
Boston Consulting Group, Associate Consultant & Consultant, 1997-2001

Shareholding in Apetit: –


Corporate Counsel

since 1995
b. 1958, LL.M.
Employment history:
Avena Ltd, Corporate counsel, 1995-2002
Finnish Grain Board, lawyer, 1990-1994
Oy Esso Ab, superintendent, 1986-1990
Shareholding in Apetit: –

Tero Heikkinen


Working for Apetit Group since 2008

b. 1974, M.Sc. (Econ & Bus. Adm.)

Employed in Apetit Group since 2008

Employment history:

Avena Nordic Grain Ltd, Finance Manager 2009-2017
Avena Kantvik Ltd (earlier Mildola Ltd), Finance Manager 2008-2009
Intune Circuits Ltd, Finance Manager 2007-2008
Tecnotree Plc (earlier Tecnomen Plc), Manager, Management Reporting 2005-2007
Tecnoree Plc, various controller positions 2000-2005

Shareholding in Apetit: –



Director, Grain Trade businees

since 2017
Vice president, Grain Trade and Oilseed Products businesses
b. 1970, M.Sc. (Tech.) 
Employment history:
Altia Corporation, Koskenkorva Plant Director 2011-2017
Ethanol, starch and animal feed production 
Altia Corporation, Business Unit Director (Starch and Feed) 2010-2017
Finnish Fibreboard Ltd, Sales and Marketing Director 2005-2010
Finnish Fibreboard Ltd , Export Manager 2003-2005
BMH Wood Technology, Project Manager 2000-2003
Hadwaco Ltd (Hackman group), Project Engineer 1995-2000