FORTUM CORPORATION STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 9 April 2013 at 18:30 EEST
Fortum’s Board of Directors has elected, from among its members, to the Nomination and Remuneration Committee Sari Baldauf as Chairman and Minoo Akhtarzand, Ilona Ervasti-Vaintola and Christian Ramm-Schmidt as members.
Furthermore, the Board elected to the Audit and Risk Committee Kim Ignatius as Chairman and Heinz-Werner Binzel and Joshua Larson as members.
Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications
Harri Pynnä, General Counsel, Fortum Corporation, tel. +358 50 45 24825
NASDAQ OMX Helsinki
Fortum's purpose is to create energy that improves life for present and future generations. We provide sustainable solutions that fulfill the needs for low emissions, resource efficiency and energy security, and deliver excellent value to our shareholders. Our activities cover the generation, distribution and sales of electricity and heat as well as related expert services. Fortum's operations focus on the Nordic countries, Russia, Poland and the Baltics.
In the future, the integrating European and fast-growing Asian energy markets provide additional growth opportunities. In 2012, Fortum’s sales totalled EUR 6.2 billion and comparable operating profit was EUR 1.7 billion. We employ approximately 10,400 people. Fortum’s shares are quoted on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki.
Further information: www.fortum.com