The Skangas Board of Directors has appointed Kimmo Rahkamo, 54, as the company’s new CEO according to a company statement released today. He will take up his new role on May 15, 2017. Kimmo Rahkamo has been a member of the Skangas Board of Directors since 2014.
Rahkamo will start in his new position at Skangas after having served as the Managing Director of Fenniarail since 2010. Rahkamo has held several senior positions at Neste, including Executive Vice President at Neste Oil. Rahkamo has also served as Vice President for Supply and Oil Refining at Fortum.
“Kimmo Rahkamo is highly experienced and has an impressive track record in business management and in the oil and gas business. As a member of the Skangas Board of Directors he is very familiar with the company and has a clear vision about the future of Skangas. He is in an excellent position to lead Skangas and secure continued positive growth for the company,” says Johanna Lamminen, Chair, Board of Directors, Skangas.
The current CEO Tor Morten Osmundsen will continue in his role until May 15, 2017.