PRIVATE COMPANY; YEAR ESTABLISHED: 1948
REVENUE: $438 million
Architectural coatings; Industrial coatings; Powder coatings
Paula Salastie, CEO; Pasi Taipalus, CFO; Tuukka Ryynänen, chief technology officer; Fredrik Calenius, chief procurement officer; Jacek Karnicki Schweizer, chief HR officer; Kalle Härkönen, chief operations officer; Arto Mannonen, group SVP, Architectural Coatings; Lassi Tirkkonen, group SVP, Metal Paints & Coatings; Marcel Dissel, interim segment director, Industrial Wood.
Teknos Group Oy is the leading supplier of industrial coatings in Scandinavia with a strong position in retail and architectural coatings too. Teknos is one of Finland’s largest family-owned businesses. Group companies operate in Scandinavia, Germany, the UK, Poland, Slovenia and Russia, and through a well-established network of agents and representatives in approximately 20 other European countries. The company has approximately 1,800 employees and 16 facilities.
Teknos is shaping a sustainable future by contributing to the making of a fully bio-based and recyclable bottle. Teknos has a key role in developing a revolutionary paper bottle together with major international brands and experts in material, design and technology such as Coca-Cola, Carlsberg, L’Oréal and Absolut.