Tikkurila: Due to the upcoming retirement
of Tapio Käär, president of
Tikkurila Coatings Oy, the company
has announced an organizational
change. Ulf Koivula has been appointed
executive vice president for
Tikkurila Coatings Oy, and will become
president when Mr. Käär retires.
Being a formulator is becoming much more difficult in light of increased regulatory pressures on common raw materials.
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