Wärtsilä appoints Hanna-Maria Heikkinen as Vice President, Investor Relations

Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 14 April 2021 at 10:00 UTC+2
  • Hanna-Maria Heikkinen

The technology group Wärtsilä has appointed Ms Hanna-Maria Heikkinen (b. 1979), M.Sc. (Econ.), as the new Vice President, Investor Relations as of 1 July 2021. Hanna-Maria will be responsible for heading Wärtsilä’s Investor Relations team and will report to Arjen Berends, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. She succeeds Ms Natalia Valtasaari, who has taken on a new position outside Wärtsilä.

“I am very pleased to have Hanna-Maria joining us as the head of the Investor Relations team. With her wide experience and proven track-record, she will help us develop the IR function and its offering further,” commented Arjen Berends.

“I am excited to join Wärtsilä and its innovative team. Wärtsilä has a leading position in the decarbonisation of the maritime and energy markets, and I see lots of potential in the company. I’m looking forward to serving Wärtsilä’s existing and future shareholders in the best possible and modern way”, says Hanna-Maria Heikkinen.

Media contact for more information on this release:

Atte Palomäki
Executive Vice President, Communications, Branding & Marketing
Wärtsilä Corporation
Tel. +358 10 709 5599

Wärtsilä in brief
Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2020, Wärtsilä's net sales totalled EUR 4.6 billion with approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.