The Board of Syktyvkar Plywood Mill is pleased to announce the appointment of Juha Jalkanen as the new Chief Executive Officer of SPM with effect from 6th of September 2021

Mr. Jalkanen has a broad and extensive experience within the forestry industry. His insights include plywood and chipboard production, technology development, sales & marketing, business development, project and investment management. He has been responsible for large projects, portfolios of plywood and chipboard fields, building organizational capabilities, and for overall business delivery in both management, executive, and board roles. Throughout his career, he has been working for companies like Siemens, Koskisen and Kone amongst others.

“We are very pleased that Mr. Jalkanen has accepted the position of new CEO of SPM. He has a broad and quite unique experience, from both the production and sales sides and from forestry industry, which we believe will be very valuable for our company», says A.V. Drozdkov, Chair of the Board in SPM.