OUTOTEC OYJ STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE OCTOBER 1, 2014 at 2:30 PM
Changes in Outotec Executive Board
Mr Adel Hattab joins Outotec on October 1, 2014 as the Executive Vice President and President of EMEA region. He will be a member of Outotec's Executive Board. Adel Hattab holds a degree of M.Sc. (Eng) from Helsinki University of Technology, Faculty of Mining and Metallurgy as well as MBA from a joint program between Helsinki School of Economics and MIT, with major in Finance. Mr Hattab is born in Germany in 1962, and is Finnish citizen. He has previously worked as SVP, EMEA in Metso Automation, and prior to that he has held several international senior leader positions in areas of Sales, Marketing and General Management in Wärtsilä, BAC Engineering and Nokia. His CV can be found at www.outotec.com.
Dr Peter Weber, who has been responsible for Outotec's EMEA region, has left his duties as of September 30, 2014. Peter Weber joined the company in 1992, and he has been a member of Outotec Executive Board since 2006.
"I warmly welcome Adel Hattab to Outotec. With his strong sales and marketing experience he will be an excellent addition to our team. At the same time I want to thank Peter Weber for his long commitment and professional contribution to Outotec and wish him all the best in his future career", says Pertti Korhonen, President and CEO of Outotec.
For further information please contact:
Pertti Korhonen, President and CEO
Tel. +358 20 529 211
Minna Aila, SVP, Marketing, Communications and Corporate Responsibility
Tel. +358 20 529 2455, mobile +358 40 5131470
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