M.Sc. (Soc.Sc.) Jussi Ollila will start his work as a member of the VTT Leadership Team responsible for communications and marketing. Ollila has been working as director and leading consultant at communications agency Tekir Oy. Ollila has a strong previous experience of communications, marketing and brand management also from big companies like Metso Oyj and Kemira.
Ollila will start in his position on March 1, 2017. The present SVP, Communications and Marketing, Olli Ernvall, will be retiring.
"Visibility, reputation and impact are highly important components in VTT's new strategy. The company has an excellent reputation both in Finland and abroad. I'm pleased that we will get a top expert to continue the work together with our own professionals," says Managing Director Antti Vasara, VTT.
"VTT is a leading expert in its field and a major actor working to increase the competitiveness of Finnish companies. VTT has a strong brand in Finland and abroad. These factors create an inspiring starting point for further development of communications and marketing," says Jussi Ollila