Metso Corporation's four biggest registered shareholders on August 30, 2013, have named the following persons as their representatives in Metso's Nomination Board:
Lars Förberg, Managing Partner (Cevian Capital);
Kari Järvinen, Managing Director (Solidium Oy);
Harri Sailas, President and CEO (Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company); and
Matti Vuoria, President and CEO (Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company).
Jukka Viinanen, Chairman of Metso's Board of Directors, will serve as the Nomination Board's expert member.
Metso's Nomination Board, established by the Annual General Meeting, will prepare proposals on the members of the Board of Directors and their remuneration.
Metso is a global supplier of technology and services to customers in the process industries, including mining, construction, pulp and paper, power, and oil and gas. Our 30,000 professionals based in over 50 countries contribute to sustainability and deliver profitability to customers worldwide. Metso's shares are listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd.
Further information, please contact:
Aleksanteri Lebedeff, SVP, General Counsel, Metso Corporation, tel +358 20 484 3240
Juha Rouhiainen, VP, Investor Relations, Metso Corporation, tel +358 20 484 3253