President and CEO
The Board of Directors appoints the Managing Director (President and CEO) and the Managing Director’s Deputy.
Under the Articles of Association, the Managing Director is responsible for managing and developing the company in accordance with the instructions and regulations issued by the Board of Directors, ensuring that the company’s interests are served by the subsidiaries and associated companies under its ownership, and implementing the decisions taken by the Board of Directors. The Managing Director reports to the Board on financial affairs, the business environment and other significant issues. The Managing Director is the Chairman of Kemira’s Management Board.
The Managing Director and the Managing Director’s Deputy, including their related parties, are not involved in any substantial business relationships with the company.
The Management Board is an operative, non-statutory management body that is responsible for securing the long-term strategic development of the company. Kemira’s Management Board consists of the Managing Director (President and CEO), two Segment Heads, the CFO, the CTO and the Heads of Strategy, Operational Excellence and Human Resources. The Managing Director is the Chairman of the Management Board and the Group General Counsel acts as its secretary.
The Management Board is responsible for securing the long-term strategic development of the company.