Mikko Helander

Mikko Helander

Mikko Helander


Member of Stora Enso’s Board of Directors since March 2019. Member of the Sustainability and Ethics Committee since June 2020. 

Independent of the company and the significant shareholders.


Chair of the Board of Finnish Commerce Federation. Vice Chair of the Board of the Confederation of Finnish Industries EK. Member of the Board of Finnish Chambers of Commerce and Rajamme Vartijain Säätiö foundation. Member of the Delegation of Finnish Business and Policy Forum EVA. Member of the administrative Board of Finnish Fair Foundation.

President and CEO of Kesko Oyj since 2015. CEO of Metsä Board Oyj (2006–2014) and Metsä Tissue Oyj (2003–2006). Several management positions in Valmet Oyj (1984–1990, 1993–2003). Managing Director of Kasten Hövik Oy (1990–1993).



M.Sc. (Tech.)

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