Stock Exchange Release 30 July 2015 at 11.00 EET
UPM’s Kim Poulsen to transfer
Kim Poulsen, Executive Vice
President for UPM Paper Asia and member of UPM’s Group Executive Team, will
leave UPM in order to join the Finnish Kemira Oyj, as of
November 1, 2015.
”Kim’s contribution in UPM
Plywood and UPM Paper Asia has been outstanding. We all at UPM wish him all the
best in his future responsibilities,” says Jussi Pesonen, UPM’s
President and CEO.
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Through the renewing of the
bio and forest industries, UPM is building a sustainable future across six
business areas: UPM Biorefining, UPM Energy, UPM Raflatac, UPM Paper Asia, UPM
Paper Europe and North America and UPM Plywood. Our products are made of
renewable raw materials and are recyclable. We serve our customers worldwide.
The group employs around 20,000 people and its annual sales are approximately
EUR 10 billion. UPM shares are listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki. UPM – The Biofore
Company – www.upm.com