CEO and corporate management

ESA MÄKI

CEO and Director, Frozen Foods

Since 2019
b. 1966, M.Sc. (Agriculture and Forestry)

Employment history:
HKScan Corporation, EVP Meat Balance & Supply Chain, 2019
Atria Finland Ltd., Vice President, Export and Industry Sales, 2015–2018
Best In Oy, Managing Director, 2015–2018
Finnprotein Oy, Director, Finnprotein bankruptcy estate, 2014
Biolan Oy, Managing Director (Biolan Oyand Favorit Tuote Oy), 2008–2014
HKScan Oyj, different director level positions, 2003–2008
Atria Oyj, different director and manager level positions 1994–2003

Shareholding in Apetit: –


ANU ORA

Vice President, Oilseed Products business

 

Employed in Apetit Group 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:
Apetit Ruoka Oy, Vice President, Frozen Foods, 2015-2019
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: –


ANTTI SNELLMAN

Director, Grain Trade business

since 2017

Vice president, Grain Trade and Oilseed Products businesses
b. 1970, M.Sc. (Tech.)

Main simultaneous positions of trust:
Member of the Board: Coceral
Expert Member of Delegation: MTK (The Central Union of Agricultural Producers and Forest Owners)

Employment history:
Altia Corporation, Koskenkorva Plant Director, Ethanol, starch and animal feed production, 2011–2017
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

Shareholding in Apetit: –


TERO HEIKKINEN

CFO

since 2018
Working for Apetit Group since 2008
b. 1974, M.Sc. (Econ & Bus. Adm.)

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: –


JOHANNA HEIKKILÄ

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: –


ASMO RITALA

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: –


ARI KULMALA

Production Director

Employed in Apetit Group since 2019
b. 1967, MBA, Production Engineer

Employment history:
Director, Production and steering of overall operations, A-Rehu Oy, 2016–2019
Production Director, Finnprotein Oy, 2012–2015
CEO, JPT-Industria Oy, 2011–2012
Production Director, Hankkija-Maatalous Oy, 2007–2011
Mill Manager, Suomen Rehu Oy/Hankkija-Maatalous Oy 2001–2007
Production supervisor, Rehuraisio Oy, 1992–2001

Shareholding in Apetit: –


TIMO PARTOLA

Commercial Director

Employed in Apetit Group since 2019
b. 1972, M.Sc. (Econ.)

Employment history:
Marketing Director, Findus Finland Oy, 2010–2019
Marketing Manager, Olvi Plc, 2005–2010
Marketing Manager, GEDYS IntraWare GmbH, 2001–2004
Category Development Manager, Kraft Foods Finland, 1998–2001

Shareholding in Apetit: –


SANNA VÄISÄNEN

Director, Corporate Communications and Sustainability

Employed in Apetit Group since 2018
b. 1977, Master of Arts, Communications

Employment history:
Director, Communications, Marketing and IR, Apetit Plc, 2018–2019
Senior Manager, Group Communications, Componenta Plc, 2013–2017
Manager, Internal Communications, Componenta Plc, 2011–2013
Communications Manager, IR and Financial Communications, Metsä Board Corporation, 2009–2011
Communications Manager, Team Leader, Metsä Group, 2006–2009
Communications Consultant, Infor Consulting Oy, 2003–2006

Shareholding in Apetit: –