Hans von Uthmann leaves the Board of Directors in Fortum

Fortum Corporation STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE
5 November 2003 at 10.00 a.m. 1 (1)





HANS VON UTHMANN LEAVES THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS IN FORTUM

Hans von Uthmann has resigned from the Board of Directors in
Fortum Corporation with immediate effect. He has been a member of
the Board since 2002.



Fortum Corporation
Carola Teir-Lehtinen
Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications


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