Mikko Vaahersalo appointed as CEO of Empower Group
Empower Group Board has appointed Mikko Vaahersalo as the new CEO of Empower Group. The appointment comes into effect immediately.
Mikko Vaahersalo has served as Act. CEO of Empower Group since February 2020. At the same time, Vaahersalo has continued leading Empower's Smart Industry and Connectivity businesses.
– Mikko has an extensive experience in working and leading Empower’s core businesses and shares a vision how to lead the company in the future as well. The Board of Directors is confident in his capabilities to succeed in this role, comments Rainer Häggblom, Chairman of the Group.
With Vaahersalo as CEO, Empower Group continues implementing its strategy based on strong domain knowledge and digital technologies. The current coronavirus pandemic poses challenges in various industries and has also required rapid actions and preparation across Empower.
– I’m extremely proud of all the great people with whom I get to work with every day at Empower. In these exceptional times, as well as in the future, we will be surrounded by many challenges but with good cooperation and solution-based actions we will overcome them, says Vaahersalo.
Board of Directors of Empower Group