The CEO of Vaahto Group Plc Oyj will Change

VAAHTO GROUP PLC OYJ STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 1.4.2015 at 13:00

THE CEO OF VAAHTO GROUP PLC OYJ WILL CHANGE

Topi Karppanen, an acting CEO of Vaahto Group Plc Oyj, has finished his assignment on March 31 2015, as agreed in the beginning of his appointment. M.Sc. (Tech.) Kalle Rasinmäki has been appointed as a new CEO of Vaahto Group Plc, starting on April 1, 2015. His previous position was Executive Vice President of Business Area Japrotek Vessels and the Managing Director of Japrotek Oy Ab. Mr. Rasinmäki will continue as Managing Director of Japrotek and he has also been appointed to act as Managing Director of AP-Tela Oy. Topi Karppanen continues as a member of the Board of Directors of Vaahto Group.

“We thank Topi Karppanen for a work extremely well done, especially in starting Vaahto Group’s program for adjusting operations and costs and also in developing sales operations. I’m happy that his successor has been found within Vaahto Group. I believe that Kalle Rasinmäki has good qualifications to succeed in his demanding assignment”, says Reijo Järvinen, the Chairman of the Board of Directors.

In Lahti April 1, 2015

VAAHTO GROUP PLC OYJ

The Board of Directors

Vaahto Group is a globally operating high technology company serving customers in the process industry segment.

For further information:

Reijo Järvinen
Chairman of the Board, Vaahto Group Plc Oyj
Tel. +358 400 715 968