Miika Soininen appointed to Ponsse Plc’s Management Team
Miika Soininen (38), student of technology, has been appointed Director of IT and Digital Services in Ponsse Plc’s Management Team. He will start in his new position on 1 December 2020. Soininen will report to Ponsse Plc’s President and CEO Juho Nummela, and his location will be in Vieremä.
“The significance of digitalisation for the company’s operations has increased considerably, and data-based services will be a significant part of Ponsse’s future solutions and service range. The aim is to use the opportunities offered by digitalisation in developing Ponsse’s operations throughout the group. Ponsse will use modern technologies in the development of solutions provided for customers. Ponsse will invest heavily in the development of digital solutions in the next few years”, says Juho Nummela, President and CEO of Ponsse Plc.
Miika Soininen will transfer to his new position from the position of Manager of Ponsse Plc’s IT and Digital Services. Soininen started working at Ponsse in February 2018 as an IT Manager, and he has also been responsible for the company’s digital services starting from the beginning of September 2020. Before transferring to Ponsse Plc, Soininen was the Managing Director of Qentinel Finland Oy.
In addition to Miika Soininen, other members of Ponsse Plc’s eight-member Management Team are President and CEO Juho Nummela, Chair of the Management Team; Petri Härkönen, CFO and Deputy CEO; Juha Inberg, Technology and R&D Director; Marko Mattila, Sales, Marketing and Service Director; Tapio Mertanen, Service Director; Paula Oksman, HR Director; and Tommi Väänänen, Supply Chain Director.
Vieremä, 17 November 2020
President and CEO
Juho Nummela, President and CEO, tel. +358 400 495 690
NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd
Ponsse Plc is a company specialising in the sales, manufacture, servicing and technology of cut-to-length method forest machines and is driven by genuine interest in its customers and their business.Ponsse develops and manufactures sustainable and innovative harvesting solutions based on customers’ needs.
The company was established by forest machine entrepreneur Einari Vidgrén in 1970, and it has been a leader in timber harvesting solutions based on the cut-to-length method ever since.Ponsse is headquartered in Vieremä, Finland.The company’s shares are quoted on the NASDAQ OMX Nordic List.