Outotec appoints Mikko Puolakka CFO and Member of the Executive Board

Outotec has appointed Mr. Mikko Puolakka, M.Sc. (Econ.), Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Executive Board as of December 1, 2010. Mikko Puolakka, 41, has been Chief Financial Officer of Elcoteq SE since 2007 based in Zug, Switzerland. He has earlier held several financial management positions in Elcoteq Europe and in the Huhtamaki Group.

"I warmly welcome Mikko Puolakka to Outotec's Executive Board. His wide and international experience in finance and control from different industries will be very beneficial when developing Outotec's Finance and Control function to the next level", says Pertti Korhonen, President and CEO of Outotec.

For further information please contact:

OUTOTEC

Pertti Korhonen, President and CEO
tel. +358 20 529 211

Eila Paatela, Vice President – Corporate Communications
tel. +358 20 529 2004, +358 400 817 198

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