Kosti Rautiainen has been appointed head of Caruna’s Electrical Network unit and Jyrki Tammivuori as deputy CEO
Kosti Rautiainen (M.Sc. (Tech)) has been appointed head of Caruna’s Electrical Network unit. He is transferring to this position from his previous position as executive vice president (energy) of Maintpartner Oy. He has previously worked at Ekokemi and Fortum, where he participated in launching solar energy operations in India, among other things. Rautiainen will take up his new duties by 18 March 2018.
‘I welcome Kosti Rautiainen to Caruna. With his appointment, our management team will gain not only strong expertise in the energy industry but also solid experience in change management. Our renewed Electrical Network unit is undergoing heavy development in order to meet the requirements of the changing operating environment. This appointment supports the changes launched in Caruna’s management system the past year,’ says CEO Tomi Yli-Kyyny of Caruna.
‘The future of electric power transmission offers excellent prospects in the area of renewable energy, for example. I’m pleased to be able to join this rapidly changing industry that is, in one way or another, linked to everyone’s everyday life. Caruna is a forward-looking company that possesses a special type of expertise,’ says Kosti Rautiainen, who will take up his position as head of Caruna’s Electrical Network unit in the spring.
Caruna’s current CFO Jyrki Tammivuori has been appointed the company’s CFO and deputy CEO. This appointment came into effect on 1 January 2018.