Kemira Oyj: The board of directors of
Kemira Oyj has named Lasse
Kurkilahti chief executive officer. Mr.
Kurkilahti is currently president and
CEO of Elcoteq Oyj, the largest
European company in electronics
manufacturing services. He will begin
his term as CEO of Kemira Oyj at the
end of May 2004, succeeding Kemira’s
current CEO Tauno Pihlava.
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