Lauri Riipinen as CEO, Ville Silvasti continues as Chairman of the Board

03.01.2022

As our company continues to grow and develop, it has been decided to separate the roles of the CEO and the Chairman of the Board. As a result, Lauri Riipinen has been appointed CEO of Transportation Company Ville Silvasti Ltd. as of 1 January 2022. Ville Silvasti will continue as Chairman of the Board.

Riipinen has a Master’s degree in Economics and Engineer’s degree, Mechanical and Production Engineering. He has over 10 years of experience working for Silvasti and has held management positions for several years in his previous career as well.

In addition to Riipinen, Mikael Schmidt, Hannu Vuorinen, Jakob Antonsen, and Arje Rimon will continue in the management team. 

Congratulations to Lauri on his appointment!