Metso Corporation's press release on May 12, 2011, 6:00 p.m. local time
Johanna Henttonen, Vice President, Investor Relations, is leaving Metso to take a position as head of investor relations at ABB Group in early July. Henttonen has been heading Metso's investor relations since 2005.
Metso has started a process to recruit a successor. In the meantime, Marja Mäkinen, Metso's Investor Relations Manager, will head the investor relations team.
Metso is a global supplier of sustainable technology and services for mining, construction, power generation, automation, recycling and the pulp and paper industries. We have about 28,500 employees in more than 50 countries. www.metso.com
For further information for the press, please contact:
Harri Nikunen, CFO, Metso, tel. +358 20 484 3010