Cargotec’s board of directors has appointed Mika Vehvilainen to be the new president and CEO.
The appointment will be effective March 1. Till then, Tapio Hakakari, who is the vice chairman of the board, will continue serving as the interim president and CEO.
Vehvilainen is the current president and CEO of Finnair and has previously held senior-level positions at Nokia Siemens Networks and Nokia. His experience in logistics and service development extends to the U.S. and Asia.