Chair of the Board of Finnish Fair Foundation. Member of the Board of Cargotec. Vice Chair of the Supervisory Board in Finnish Naval Foundation. Chair of the Board and CEO of Pienelo Ltd.
President and CEO of Metso 2004–2011, President and CEO of Kvaerner Masa-Yards 2001–2003 and President and CEO of Patria Industries Group 1997–2000. Executive Vice President of Finvest Group and Jaakko Pöyry Group 1996 and President of Finvest 1985–1995.
M.Sc. (Tech), D. Sc. (Tech) h.c.