Stefan Damlin appointed President, Wärtsilä Finland Oy
Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 3 May 2012 at 1.30 pm
M.Sc. (Econ.) Stefan Damlin (44) has been appointed
President of Wärtsilä Finland Oy as of 1 July 2012. Damlin,
who since 1991 has experience of a variety of leading
positions within finance and business development in
Wärtsilä, will continue his responsibility for business
development within Wärtsilä Industrial Operations (WIO) and
he is a member of the WIO management team. WIO consists of
production and product development. Damlin will report to
Group Vice President, Wärtsilä Industrial Operations, Lars
Damlin will succeed M.Sc. (Tech.) Juha Kytölä (47), who as
of the same date will resume responsibility for the
Environmental business within Wärtsilä Ship Power, as the
current Director Joe Oatley leaves his position to pursue
career opportunities outside Wärtsilä. Kytölä will be based
in Poole, England, and he reports to Jaakko Eskola, Group
Vice President, Wärtsilä Ship Power.
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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
maximises the environmental and economic performance of the
vessels and power plants of its customers.
In 2011, Wärtsilä's net sales totalled EUR 4.2 billion with
approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations
in nearly 170 locations in 70 countries around the world.
Wärtsilä is listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki, Finland.