Mr. Jan Seveborg has been appointed Group Treasurer as of 1st of August, 2004. He has previously been working as Head of Treasury Management and before that as Treasurer of Birka Energi AB.
The Group Treasurer´s desk will continue to be located in Fortum´s head office in Espoo, Finland, and Mr Seveborg will report to the CFO.
Fortum's current Group Treasurer, Mr. Seppo Viitanen, will retire in the end of September. During the fall he will concentrate on assisting Corporate management in the listing of Fortum's oil business.
For more information:
Mr Juha Laaksonen, CFO +358 10 452 4519