Metso Corporation
PINKSHEETS : MXCYY
HEX : MEO1V

October 08, 2012 07:53 ET

Nomination Board representatives of Metso Corporation

HELSINKI, FINLAND--(Marketwire - Oct 8, 2012) - Metso Corporation's stock exchange release on October 8, 2012 at 2:45 p.m. local time

Metso Corporation's four biggest registered shareholders on October 1, 2012 i.e Solidium Oy, Cevian Capital II Master Fund L.P., Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company and Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company have named the following persons as their representatives in Metso's Nomination Board:

Kari Järvinen, Managing Director (Solidium Oy);

Lars Förberg, Managing Partner (Cevian Capital);

Harri Sailas, President and CEO (Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company); And

Matti Vuoria, President and CEO (Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company).

Jukka Viinanen, Chairman of Metso's Board of Directors will serve as an expert member in the Nomination Board.

Metso's Nomination Board, established by the Annual General Meeting, prepares proposals on the members of the Board of Directors and their remuneration for the next Annual General Meeting, which is tentatively scheduled for March 28, 2013.

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 deliver sustainability and profitability to customers worldwide. Expect results.

www.metso.com, www.twitter.com/metsogroup

Metso Corporation

Harri Nikunen
CFO

Juha Rouhiainen
VP, Investor Relations

Distribution:
NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd
Media
 www.metso.com 

This announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf of Thomson Reuters clients. The owner of this announcement warrants that:

(i) the releases contained herein are protected by copyright and other applicable laws; and

(ii) they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein.

Source: Metso Corporation via Thomson Reuters ONE

[HUG#1647305]

Contact Information

  • For further information, please contact:
    Aleksanteri Lebedeff
    SVP, General Counsel
    Metso Corporation
    tel. +358 20 484 3240

    Juha Rouhiainen
    VP, Investor Relations
    Metso Corporation
    tel. +358 20 484 3253