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Finland: Management Change Neste Makes Organisation and Composition Changes to Executive Committee

| Editor: Ahlam Rais

The company’s Renewable Products business will be segmented into three business units and one operational platform. Each of these units will have their own Executive Vice President and will be part of the firm’s Executive Committee.

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Carl Nyberg has been appointed Executive Vice President, Renewable Road Transportation.
Carl Nyberg has been appointed Executive Vice President, Renewable Road Transportation.
(Source: Neste Corporation )

Finland – Neste Corporation has decided to renew its organisational structure to drive the successful execution of its global growth strategy in renewable products. The company’s growing Renewable Products business area will be divided into three business units and one operational platform each of which has its own Executive Vice President responsible in Neste’s Executive Committee: Renewable Road Transportation, Renewable Aviation, Renewable Polymers & Chemicals, and the Renewables Platform.

New executive appointments and changes in Neste’s Executive Committee

Various changes have been made to the responsibilities of the members of the Executive Committee and two new members have already been appointed. All these changes will come into effect as of May 1, 2019.

• Carl Nyberg has been appointed Executive Vice President, Renewable Road Transportation. He is currently Vice President of Sales Scandinavia in Neste’s Renewable Products business area.

• Matti Lehmus has been appointed Executive Vice President of the Renewables Platform, covering the management and development of the renewables’ production and supply chain. He is currently Executive Vice President of Neste’s Oil Products business area and a member of the Executive Committee.

• Marko Pekkola has been appointed Executive Vice President, Oil Products business unit. He is currently Vice President of Production in Neste’s Oil Products business area.

Appointments of the Executive Vice President, Renewable Aviation and Executive Vice President, Renewable Polymers and Chemicals, will be made later.

Kaisa Hietala, current Executive Vice President of Neste’s Renewable Products business area, has announced that she will continue her career outside the company. Neste’s Vice President of Sales Scandinavia, Carl Nyberg will take over Kaisa Hietala’s Executive Vice President position as of February 19, 2019 until the new structure will be in place on May 1, 2019.

The responsibilities of other members of the Executive Committee have also been adjusted as follows.

The composition of the Executive Committee as of May 1, 2019:

• Peter Vanacker, President and CEO

• Carl Nyberg, Executive Vice President, Renewable Road Transportation

• Executive Vice President, Renewable Aviation to be announced later

• Executive Vice President, Renewable Polymers & Chemicals to be announced later

• Matti Lehmus, Executive Vice President, Renewables Platform

• Marko Pekkola, Executive Vice President, Oil Products

• Panu Kopra, Executive Vice President, Marketing & Services

• Jyrki Mäki-Kala, Chief Financial Officer, Strategy and IT

• Hannele Jakosuo-Jansson, Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Procurement and Safety

• Simo Honkanen, Senior Vice President, Sustainability, Public Affairs and Communications

• Lars Peter Lindfors, Senior Vice President, Innovation

• Christian Ståhlberg, General Counsel

All of the members of the Executive Committee will report to the President and CEO Peter Vanacker. The changes in the organisational structure will not affect the firm’s reporting segments, which remain: Renewable Products, Oil Products, Marketing & Services, and others.

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