The company has appointed former Nestlé MD Czech Republic and Slovakia, Jari Latvanen as executive vice president, Head of Consumer Board and as a member of the Group Leadership Team and Hannu Alalauri, as acting head of Packaging Solutions.
Latvanen is a Finnish citizen and prior to the role, was CEO for Findus Nordic operations as well as Nestlé group.
“Jari Latvanen has a long and relevant experience from working with strong brands and corporate strategies. I am convinced he will be a valuable contribution to the team and strengthen our customer focus even further,” said Karl-Henrik Sundström, CEO, Stora Enso.
The following names for other product divisions will also become effective January 1, 2015: Printing and Reading, now Paper; Building and Living, now Wood Products.