GlobeNewswire

Vaisala appoints Olli Nastamo as Executive Vice President, Operational Excellence

Share

Vaisala Corporation
Stock Exchange Release
January 7, 2021 at 09.00 (EET)

Vaisala appoints Olli Nastamo as Executive Vice President, Operational Excellence

Olli Nastamo (b. 1956) has been appointed Executive Vice President, Operational Excellence. He will be a member of the Vaisala Management Group and report to President and CEO Kai Öistämö. Olli Nastamo will start in his position on March 1, 2021.

Olli Nastamo joins Vaisala from Metso Outotec where he held the position of Executive Vice President, Operational Excellence. Prior to that, Nastamo has worked in several global leadership positions in Comptel, Elektrobit, and Nokia. He holds a master’s degree in engineering.

Nastamo will be leading Vaisala’s business process development to support the company’s growth agenda. He will be responsible for driving efficiency, agility and digitalization of Vaisala’s end-to-end processes and advancing IT solutions. His responsibilities will also include risk management, quality, environmental, health and safety (QEHS) systems, and facilities. This is a new position in Vaisala.

“Olli Nastamo brings extensive expertise in leading and developing processes in a global technology context. I am confident that he will be a great addition to our team as we continue towards our long-term target of profitable growth. On behalf of the entire company, I want to warmly welcome Olli to Vaisala,” says Kai Öistämö, President and CEO.

“Vaisala plays a key role in society through its world-leading innovations for weather, environmental and industrial measurements. I look very much forward to joining Vaisala on its exciting growth journey,” says Olli Nastamo.

Olli Nastamo’s CV and image are attached.


Further information and media enquiries
Nina Eklund
Director, Communications and Brand
Tel. +358 40 669 1999

Distribution
Nasdaq Helsinki
Key media
www.vaisala.com

Vaisala is a global leader in environmental and industrial measurement. Building on over 80 years of experience, Vaisala provides observations for a better world. We are a reliable partner for customers around the world, offering a comprehensive range of innovative observation and measurement products and services. Headquartered in Finland, Vaisala employs over 1,900 professionals worldwide and is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki stock exchange.  vaisala.com  twitter.com/VaisalaGroup 


Attachment


About GlobeNewswire

GlobeNewswire
GlobeNewswire
One Liberty Plaza - 165 Broadway
NY 10006 New York

https://globenewswire.com

GlobeNewswire is one of the world's largest newswire distribution networks, specializing in the delivery of corporate press releases financial disclosures and multimedia content to the media, investment community, individual investors and the general public.

Subscribe to releases from GlobeNewswire

Subscribe to all the latest releases from GlobeNewswire by registering your e-mail address below. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Latest releases from GlobeNewswire

Participation Notification by Blackrock Inc.27.1.2021 08:30:00 CETPress release

Participation notification by Blackrock Inc. Brussels, 27 January 2021, 08:30 CET - According to Belgian transparency legislation (Law of May 2, 2007), BlackRock Inc. (55 East 52nd Street, New York, NY, 10055, U.S.A.) recently sent to Solvay the following transparency notifications indicating that it crossed the threshold of 3%. Here is a summary of the moves: Date on which the threshold was crossedVoting rights after the transactionEquivalent financial instruments after the transactionTotalJanuary 21, 20212.94%0.09%3.03%January 22, 20213.03%0.09%3.12% The latest notification, dated January 25, 2021, contains the following information: Reason for the notification: acquisition or disposal of voting securities or voting rightsNotified by: BlackRock Inc. (55 East 52nd Street, New York, NY, 10055, U.S.A.)Date on which the threshold is crossed: January 22, 2021Threshold of direct voting rights crossed: 3% upwardsDenominator: 105,876,416Additional information: The disclosure obligation arose

Statkraft og Aker Offshore Wind utforsker prosjektmuligheter i Norge27.1.2021 08:01:03 CETPressemelding

(Oslo, 27. januar, 2021) Statkraft, Europas største fornybarprodusent, Aker Offshore Wind og Aker Horizons har signert en samarbeidsavtale for å utforske prosjektmuligheter for havvind i Norge. Selskapene vil forene sine sterke og komplementære ferdigheter og ekspertise for sammen å utforske mulighetene for å utvikle, drifte og levere kraft fra kommersielle fullskala havvindparker i Norge. Norske myndigheter annonserte i fjor at de ville åpne for søknader om utvikling av havvind på to områder i Nordsjøen, nærmere bestemt Utsira Nord og Sørlige Nordsjø II. Samarbeidspartnerne vil utforske muligheten for bunnfast havvind på Sørlige Nordsjø II (SN2), hvor selskapene vil etablere en felles prosjektgruppe, 50/50 delt mellom Aker Offshore Wind og Statkraft for felles utarbeidelse og innlevering av melding, samt videre utvikling av prosjektet. Statkrafts ambisjon er å bli et verdensledende selskap innen fornybar energi og har som ledd i dette satset betydelig på utbygging av sol- og vindkraft

Statkraft and Aker Offshore Wind explore project opportunities in Norway27.1.2021 08:01:03 CETPress release

(Oslo, Norway – January 27, 2021) Statkraft, Europe’s largest renewable energy producer, Aker Offshore Wind and Aker Horizons have signed a cooperation agreement to explore offshore wind project opportunities in Norway. The companies will combine their strong, complementary skills and expertise to work together to explore the possibility to develop, operate and deliver power from commercial scale offshore wind facilities in Norway. Last year, the Norwegian government announced it will open for applications for licenses for the development of wind power in two areas in the North Sea, namely “Utsira Nord” and “Sørlige Nordsjø II”. The cooperation will explore the opportunity for bottom-fixed offshore wind at Sørlige Nordsjø II (“SN2”), for which the companies will establish an integrated project team, 50/50 split between Aker Offshore Wind and Statkraft, for joint preparation and submission of an acreage application and further development activities. Statkraft’s ambition is to be a worl

Ökad omsättning och lönsamhet för 2020 under ett utmanande fjärde kvartal27.1.2021 08:00:00 CETPressemelding

Januari - december Nettoomsättningen ökade med +0,8 procent till 310,1 (307,6) mkr (+3 procent i lokala valutor)Rörelseresultatet uppgick till 28,6 (6,2) mkr Rörelsemarginalen uppgick till 9,1 (2,0) procentResultat efter skatt uppgick till 16,3 (4,9) mkrResultat per aktie före/efter utspädning uppgick till 0,88 (0,28) krKassaflöde från den löpande verksamheten uppgick till 52,0 (17,7) mkrLikvida medel uppgick vid periodens utgång till 101,2 (63,9) mkr Fjärde kvartalet Nettoomsättningen minskade med -20,6 procent till 66,7 (84,0) mkr, (-14,5 procent i lokala valutor)Rörelseresultatet uppgick till -4,0 (3,7) mkr Rörelsemarginalen uppgick till -6,0 (4,4) procentResultat efter skatt uppgick till -7,0 (1,3) mkrResultat per aktie uppgick till -0,38 (0,07) krKassaflöde från den löpande verksamheten uppgick till 47,2 (10,5) mkr VD's Kommentar 2020, som vi nu lämnat bakom oss, har utan tvekan varit ett av de mest omvälvande åren under min tid som VD för MSAB. Pandemin har definierat helt nya oc

Increased sales and profitability in 2020 during a challenging fourth quarter27.1.2021 08:00:00 CETPress release

January - December Net sales increased +0.8 percent to SEK 310.1 (307.6) million (+3 percent in local currencies).EBIT was SEK 28.6 (6.2) million.The EBIT margin was 9.1 (2.0) percent.Profit after tax amounted to SEK 16.3 (4.9) million.Earnings per share before/after dilution amounted to SEK 0.88 (0.28).Cash flow from operating activities amounted to SEK 52.0 (17.7) million.Cash and cash equivalents at the end of the period amounted to SEK 101.2 (63.9) million. Fourth quarter Net sales declined -20.6 percent to SEK 66.7 (84.0) million (-14.5 percent in local currencies).EBIT was SEK -4.0 (3.7) million.The EBIT margin was -6.0 (4.4) percent.Profit after tax amounted to SEK -7.0 (1.3) million.Earnings per share amounted to SEK -0.38 (0.07).Cash flow from operating activities amounted to SEK 47.2 (10.5) million. Comments from the CEO Looking at 2020 in the rear-view mirror, I can say that it has without doubt been one of my stormiest years as CEO for MSAB. The pandemic has defined an enti

Immunicum AB (publ) planerar att expandera bolagets anläggning för forskning och processutveckling i Leiden, Nederländerna27.1.2021 08:00:00 CETPressemelding

27 januari 2021 Immunicum AB (publ) planerar att expandera bolagets anläggning för forskning och processutveckling i Leiden, Nederländerna Immunicum AB (publ; IMMU.ST) meddelar idag att de aktiviteter inom forskning och processutveckling som bolaget driver i egen regi kommer att flytta till en ny anläggning i Leiden Bio Science Park i Nederländerna. Bolaget har ingått avtal om ett långtidshyreskontrakt med entreprenören Kadans Science Partner avseende cirka 1 100 m2 laboratorie- och kontorsyta i Plus Ultra Leiden, en ny byggnad som är under konstruktion. Vidare har Immunicum option att hyra ytterligare 1 100 m2 för att ytterligare stödja bolagets framtida tillväxt., Den nya anläggningen, som förväntas vara i drift år 2022, kommer att fungera som Immunicums nav för forskning och utveckling. ”Denna toppmoderna anläggning i en av Europas hetaste platser för forskning inom life science är en integrerad del av vår bolagsstrategi som gör det möjligt för oss att snabbt och kostnadseffektivt f

Immunicum AB (publ) Plans to Expand its Research and Process Development Facilities in Leiden, the Netherlands27.1.2021 08:00:00 CETPress release

Press Release 27 January 2021 Immunicum AB (publ) Plans to Expand its Research and Process Development Facilities in Leiden, the Netherlands Immunicum AB (publ; IMMU.ST) announced today that its in-house research and process development activities will move into a new facility at the Leiden Bio Science Park, the Netherlands. The Company has signed a long-term lease with developer Kadans Science Partner for approximately 1,100 square meters of laboratory and office space in the Plus Ultra Leiden, a new building currently under development. Furthermore, Immunicum has the option to rent an additional 1,100 square meters to further support its future growth. The new location, that is expected to be fully commissioned in 2022, will serve as Immunicum’s core research and development hub. “This state-of-the-art facility in one of Europe’s most vibrant life sciences research communities is an integral part of our corporate strategy as it will enable us to rapidly and cost-effectively continue