Appointment HKScan announces changes in Group Management Team

by Editor fleischwirtschaft.com
Wednesday, September 04, 2019
HKScan is a Nordic meat and food company.
Photo: HKScan
HKScan is a Nordic meat and food company.

Juha Ruohola has been appointed Executive Vice President of HKScan’s Meat Balance and Supply Chain and a member of the Group Management Team. He succeeds Esa Mäki, who became CEO of Apetit Plc at the beginning of September 2019.

Ruohola joins HKScan from Landeli Group Oy where he has served as a Director of the Meat Division. He has been CEO of Polarica Holding AB as well as Deputy CEO of Atria Plc and head of its Russian, Baltic and Swedish operations. Ruohola will start in his position at HKScan on 6 September 2019.

HKScan’s CEO Tero Hemmilä: „Juha Ruohola’s diverse and international expertise in the meat sector supports perfectly both HKScan’s ongoing turnaround programme targeting clear profitability improvement and later on, implementation of the renewed strategy. I’m pleased to warmly welcome Juha to the company.“

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