Matti Lievonen appointed President and CEO of Neste Oil Corporation

(UPM, Helsinki, September 4 2008 at 9:30) - Matti Lievonen, Executive Vice President, Fine Paper Division, and member of UPM's Executive Team has been appointed President and CEO of Neste Oil Corporation, a refining and marketing company focused on advanced fuels as of December 1, 2008. It has been agreed that Matti Lievonen will be available for UPM until his transition.