Scanfil strengthens its Group Management Team and reorganizes responsibility areas


Scanfil plc Stock Exchange Release 20 December 2021 8.15 a.m. CET

Scanfil strengthens its Group Management Team and reorganizes responsibility areas

Digitalization and automation are increasing demand for global electronics manufacturing. To catch this growing opportunity and further improve the operational performance in a challenging environment with material constraints and COVID-19, Scanfil is making changes to its Group Management Team. The aim is to be the preferred manufacturing partner for our existing and future new customers.

Petteri Jokitalo, Chief Executive Officer, will continue in his current role.

Christina Wiklund, Chief Commercial Officer (to start 17 January 2022), will be responsible for sales and marketing activities and customer relations.

Riku Hynninen, Chief Development Officer, will lead Scanfil’s continuous performance development, including people, technology, and services.

Markku Kosunen, Chief Procurement Officer, will be responsible for global Sourcing and Supply Chain, including inventory management.

Timo Sonninen, Chief Operating Officer, will be responsible for factory operations. He will lead Scanfil Sales & Marketing until Christina starts on 17 January 2022.

Kai Valo, Chief Financial Officer, will continue in his current role.

The new management team led by CEO Petteri Jokitalo will take effect on 1 January 2022.

The current Group Management Team structure with responsibility areas can be found here.

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For additional information:
Petteri Jokitalo
tel. +358 44 788 2400

Pasi Hiedanpää
Director, Investor Relations and External Communications
tel. +358 50 378 2228

Scanfil is an international manufacturing partner and system supplier for the electronics industry with 40 years of experience in demanding manufacturing. Scanfil provides its customers with an extensive array of services, ranging from product design to product manufacturing, material procurement and logistics solutions. Vertically integrated production and a comprehensive supply chain are the foundation of Scanfil’s competitive advantages: speed, flexibility and reliability.

Typical Scanfil products are modules or integrated products for e.g. self-service application, automation systems, wireless connectivity modules, climate control systems, collection and sorting systems, analyzers and environmental measurement solutions. Scanfil services are used by numerous international automation, safety, energy, cleantech, connectivity and health service providers, as well as companies operating in the field of urbanization. Scanfil’s network of factories consists of 9 production units in Europe, Asia and North America. More information about the company: