CVs of the Board of Directors

Raimo Voipio

Raimo Voipio, Chairman of the Board, Vaisala

Chairman of the Board of Directors

b. 1955, Finnish citizen, M.Sc. (Eng.)

  • Independent member of the Vaisala Board of Directors since 1989 and Chairman since 1994
  • End of term 2020

Employment History

  • Nokia Corporation, various product marketing positions 1988-1998
  • Marketing and development positions in private telecommunication companies 1983-1988

Positions of Trust

  • Munkkiniemen koulutussäätiö, Vice Chairman of the Board
  • Munkkiniemen yhteiskoulun kannatusosakeyhtiö, Vice Chairman of the Board

Ville Voipio

Ville Voipio, Member of the Board of Directors, Vaisala

Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors

b. 1974, Finnish citizen, Doctor of Science in Measurement Technology

  • Independent member of the Vaisala Board of Directors since 2015
  • Member of the Audit Committee
  • Chairman of the Remuneration and HR Committee
  • End of term 2021

Employment History

  • CTO, Si-Tecno Oy, R&D and strategy management 2014–
  • Adjunct Professor, Tampere University, BioMediTech Institute 2019–
  • Adjunct Professor, Tampere University of Technology, Signal Processing and BioMediTech institute  2013–2018
  • Managing Director, CEO, K-Patents Oy, strategic and general management 2012–2013
  • Managing Director, CEO, Janesko Oy, R&D management 2008–2013
  • Project Manager, K-Patents Oy, R&D project management, technology management 1996–2008

Positions of Trust

  • Si-Tecno Oy, Member of the Board

 

Petri Castrén

Petri Castren, Member of the Board of Directors, Vaisala

Member of the Board of Directors

Born 1962, Finnish citizen, LL.M., MBA (University of Connecticut, USA)

  • Independent member of the Vaisala Board of Directors since 2017
  • Member of the Audit Committee
  • Member of the Remuneration and HR Committee
  • End of term 2022

Employment History

  • Chief Financial Officer, Kemira Oyj 2013-
  • Head of Corporate Finance/Group Treasurer, Nokia Siemens Networks 2008-2013
  • Head of Corporate Development, Nokia Siemens Networks 2007-2008
  • Various financial management and leadership roles including Vice President and Head of Mergers & Acquisitions, Nokia Group 1996-2007 (USA, Finland)
  • Various corporate finance positions, Skopbank 1988-1996 (Finland, USA)

Positions of Trust

  • Member of Varma Mutual Pension Fund Supervisory Board
  • Chairman of the Board, Neliapila Pension Fund
  • The Chemical Industry Federation of Finland, Deputy member of the Board

Petra Lundström

Petra Lundström, Member of the Board of Directors, Vaisala

Member of the Board of Directors

b. 1966, Finnish Citizen, M.Sc. (Technical Physics)

  • Independent member of the Vaisala Board of Directors since 2014
  • Member of the Remuneration and HR Committee
  • End of term 2021

Employment history

  • Vice President, Nuclear Services, Fortum Power and Heat Oy, 2016-
  • Vice President, Nuclear Development, Fortum Power and Heat Oy, 2014-2016
  • Vice President, Solar Business Development, Fortum Oyj, 2012-2014
  • Vice President, Chief Technology Officer, Fortum Oyj, 2008-2012
  • Technology Manager, Fortum Oyj, 2005-2007
  • Manager of the Thermal hydraulics team, Fortum Nuclear Services, 2002-2005
  • Design Engineer and Chief Design Engineer, IVO / Fortum, 1990-2001

Positions of Trust

  • VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Member of the Board 2013-2018
  • Posiva Solutions Oy, Member of the Board 2016-
  • Strategic Research Council, Member 2016-2018

 

Jukka Rinnevaara

Jukka Rinnevaara, Member of the Board of Directors, Vaisala

Member of the Board of Directors

Born 1961, Finnish citizen, M.Sc. (Econ.)

  • Independent member of the Vaisala Board of Directors since 2019
  • Member of the Audit Committee
  • End of term 2020

Employment history

  • Teleste Corporation, President and CEO 2002-
  • ABB Building Systems, Group Senior Vice President 2001-2002
  • ABB Installaatiot Oy, President 1999-2001
  • ABB Group, various managerial positions 1985-1999

Positions of Trust

  • Technology Industries of Finland, Member of the Board 2019-
  • Ventilation Holding Finland Oy, Member of the Board 2008-

Kaarina Ståhlberg

Kaarina Ståhlberg, Member of the Board of Directors, Vaisala

Member of the Board of Directors

b. 1966, Finnish citizen, LL.M. (Helsinki University and Columbia University, NY)

  • Independent member of the Vaisala Board of Directors since 2016
  • Chairman of the Audit Committee
  • End of term 2022

Employment History

  • General Counsel and M&A 2016- and Member of the Executive Board 2017-, Posti Group Oyj
  • Independent Legal Advisor, Kaarina Ståhlberg Law Consulting Oy, 2014-2016
  • General Counsel and member of the Fortum Management Team, Fortum Oyj, 2013-2014
  • Counsel, White & Case, 2012-2013
  • Vice President, Assistant General Counsel, Nokia Corporation, 2005-2012
  • Nokia Corporation, various positions 1999-2005

Positions of Trust

  • Kesko Corporation, Member of the Board and Chairman of the Audit Committee 2015-2016

Tuomas Syrjänen

Tuomas Syrjänen, Member of the Board of Directors, Vaisala

Member of the Board of Directors

Born 1976, Finnish citizen, M.Sc., (El. Eng.)

  • Independent member of the Vaisala Board of Directors since 2019
  • End of term 2022

Employment history

  • Founding member, Futurice Oy Futurice Oy, CEO 2008-2018
  • Futurice Oy, Head of Business Unit 2003-2008
  • Futurice Oy, Partner; Business Development 2001-2002
  • Helsinki University of Technology, Electronics Production Technology (Espoo, Finland), 1999–2000

Positions of Trust

  • Futurice Oy, Member of the Board 2018-
  • Valtion kehitysyhtiö Vake Oy, Member of the Board 2018-
  • Aito Intelligence Oy, Member of the Board 2018-
  • Taaleri Oyj, Member of the Board 2017-
  • Fira, Member of the board 2015-

Pertti Torstila

Pertti Torstila, Member of the Board of Directors, Vaisala

Member of the Board of Directors

b. 1946, Finnish citizen, Master of Political Sciences, École Nationale d'Administration, Paris (1980-1981)

  • Independent member of the Vaisala Board of Directors since 2014
  • End of term 2020

Employment History

  • Foreign Ministry, Helsinki, Secretary of State, 2006–2014
  • Ambassador to Sweden, 2002–2006
  • Foreign Ministry, Helsinki, Under-Secretary of State, 2000–2002
  • Foreign Ministry, Helsinki, Director General for Political Affairs, 1996–2000
  • Ambassador to Austria/CSCE, Hungary and Croatia, 1989–1996

Positions of Trust

  • The Finnish Red Cross, President of the Board 2014–2020
  • John Nurminen Foundation, Member of the Board 2014–
  • National Opera Grant Foundation, Member of the Board 2017–