HELSINKI, FINLAND--(Marketwire - Mar 28, 2013) - Metso Corporation's stock exchange
release on March 28, 2013 at 4:30 p.m. local time
Metso Corporation's Board of Directors elected members of the Audit
Committee and the Remuneration and HR Committee from among its members at
its assembly meeting. Additionally, the Board of Directors decided to
establish a new committee for preparation of the demerger ("Demerger
The Board's Audit Committee consists of Pia Rudengren (Chairman), Erkki
Pehu-Lehtonen and Eeva Sipilä.
The Board's Remuneration and HR Committee consists of Jukka Viinanen
(Chairman), Mikael von Frenckell, Christer Gardell and Mikael Lilius.
The Board's Demerger Committee consists of Jukka Viinanen (Chairman), Pia
Rudengren, Mikael Lilius and Metso's President and CEO Matti Kähkönen as an
Eija Lahti-Jäntti continues to participate in the meetings of Metso's Board
of Directors as the personnel representative elected by Metso's personnel
groups in Finland. She will participate in the meetings of Metso's Board of
Directors as an invited expert, and her term of office is the same as the
Board members' term.
Metso is a global supplier of technology and services to customers in the
process industries, including mining, construction, pulp and paper, power,
and oil and gas. Our 30,000 professionals based in over 50 countries
contribute to sustainability and deliver profitability to customers
worldwide. Metso's shares are listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd.
VP, Investor Relations
NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd
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