The Supervisory Board of Metsä Group’s parent company, Metsäliitto Cooperative, elected Mikko Mäkimattila to be a new member of Metsäliitto Cooperative’s Board of Directors during the three year period of 2020−2022.
Mäkimattila is a partner and CEO in Dometal Oy, which manufactures and sells farming equipment, and he is a farmer active both in agriculture and forestry.
Jussi Linnaranta was elected to continue as a member of the Board of Directors during the three year period of 2020−2022. Linnaranta has been a member of the Board since 2017.
Martti Asunta, metsäneuvos (Finnish honorary title), was not anymore available for election to Board of Directors. Asunta has been a member of the Board since 2005.
Metsä Group is a forerunner in sustainable bioeconomy utilising renewable wood from sustainably managed northern forests. Metsäliitto Cooperative is the parent company of Metsä Group and is owned by approximately 103,000 Finnish forest owners.