Ms Anu Hämäläinen, 49, (M.Sc., Econ.) has been appointed Vice President, Group Treasury and Financial Services & Support, at Wärtsilä Corporation as from 1 February 2015. She will report to Marco Wirén, Executive Vice President & CFO. Ms Hämäläinen’s duties will cover Treasury, Cash Management, Financial Administration, Financial Services, Risk Management and Insurances. In addition to these duties she will also continue to have responsibility for Wärtsilä Shared Service Center (WSSC).
Hämäläinen has been Vice President, Group Control at Wärtsilä Corporation since September 2010. She has been responsible for financial accounting, management reporting, taxation, parent company controlling and WSSC. Before that, Hämäläinen was responsible for Group Financial Accounting within Wärtsilä. She also worked for eight years in the 90’s in Wärtsilä’s accounting and finance departments.
The current Vice President, Group Treasury and Financial Services, Mr Markus Pietikäinen, 39, (M.Sc., Econ.) has been appointed Vice President, Wärtsilä Power Plants, Americas as from 1 November 2014. Pietikäinen will also continue with his duties as Vice President Group Treasury and Financial Services until 31 January 2015.
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Wärtsilä in brief:
Wärtsilä is a global leader in complete lifecycle power solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising technological innovation and total efficiency, Wärtsilä maximizes the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers.
In 2013, Wärtsilä's net sales totalled EUR 4.7 billion with approximately 18,700 employees. The company has operations in more than 200 locations in nearly 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki, Finland.