Satama Interactive Plc Stock Exchange Release 18 September 2006 at 9.00 am (Finnish time)
The Board of Directors of Satama Interactive Plc has appointed M.Sc. (Econ.) Jarmo Lönnfors (45) new CEO of Satama starting from 13 November 2006. Tuomas Airisto, the current acting CEO of Satama, will hold the post until that time.
Lönnfors has had a long and successful career in Fujitsu Services Oy. His current post is the director in charge of two industry sectors of Fujitsu Services Oy, finance and insurance and retail and food. Additionally, he is the director in charge of the company's Nokia account.
The Board of Satama sees that Lönnfors has excellent capabilities to lead the company to profitable growth due to his experience and skills. "Jarmo Lönnfors' strong experience in leading a professional services organization and service sales ensures that he has excellent prerequisites to succeed in his new post. We warmly welcome him to Satama", states Jussi Länsiö, chairman of the Board.
"I see my new post as an inspiring challenge. I firmly believe that Satama's personnel and owners have a genuine desire to lift the performance level of the company. Satama is in an extremely interesting phase of development, and I am prepared to lead the company to stronger growth and better profitability", comments Lönnfors on his appointment.
SATAMA INTERACTIVE PLC
Jussi Länsiö Chairman of the Board
FURTHER INFORMATION Jussi Länsiö, Chairman of the Board, tel. +358 40 550 1000 Jarmo Lönnfors, tel. +358 500 405 178
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