Metso Outotec's President and CEO manages the company's operations with the assistance of the Executive Team.

Management structure

The Executive Team members have extensive authority in their individual areas of responsibility and have the duty to develop Metso Outotec’s operations in line with the targets set by the Board of Directors and the President and CEO.

President and CEO

The President and CEO’s main task is to lead the daily operations of Metso Outotec with the assistance of the Metso Outotec Executive Team to secure the company’s success. The President and CEO is appointed – and, if necessary, dismissed – by the Board, and he reports to the Board about, e.g. Metso Outotec’s financial situation, business environment and other significant issues. The President and CEO prepares the matters on the agenda of the Board and its committees and implements their decisions. Additionally, the President and CEO acts as the Chair of the Metso Outotec Executive Team.

Metso Outotec Executive Team

The President and CEO and other members appointed by the Board on the President and CEO’s proposal constitute the Metso Outotec Executive Team. The Metso Outotec Executive Team assists the President and CEO in the preparation of matters, such as business plans, strategy, policies and other matters of joint importance.

The Metso Outotec Executive Team assists the President and CEO in the preparation of business matters, such as business plans, strategy, policies and other matters of joint importance. The Metso Outotec Executive Team members report directly to the President and CEO, and their main task is to lead the daily operations of their respective businesses or corporate functions. The business area heads are responsible for the strategy, financial development and position, operational performance, operating environment development, customers and competitive situation of their respective business areas. They are also responsible for implementing group initiatives and policies and guidelines within the business areas, and for collaborating across business areas.

 

Metso Outotec Executive Team members

Business area presidents:


Markku Simula, President, Aggregates
Stephan Kirsch, President, Minerals
Jari Ålgars, President, Metals
Uffe Hansen, President, Recycling
Markku Teräsvasara, President, Services and Deputy CEO. 
Sami Takaluoma, President, Consumables. 

Function heads:


Eeva Sipilä, CFO and Deputy CEO
Nina Kiviranta, General Counsel
Piia Karhu, Senior Vice President, Business Development
Carita Himberg, Senior Vice President, Human Resources. Hannele Järvistö currently serves as Senior Vice President, Human Resources (interim) until Carita Himberg starts in her position on October 1, 2020.


All the above-mentioned persons report to Metso Outotec’s President and CEO Pekka Vauramo.