Solidium Oy's general meeting has elected Master of Science (Economics and
Business Administration) Pekka Ala-PietilÃ¤ as a new Chairman of the Board
according to his consent starting March 4, 2011.
Inquiries: Chairman of the Board Pekka Ala-PietilÃ¤, Solidium Oy (contact Noomi
Lehtosaari tel.Â 010 830 8904), Managing Director Kari JÃ¤rvinen, Solidium Oy,
tel. 010 830 8905
Solidium is a limited company wholly owned by the State of Finland. Its mission
is to strengthen and stabilise Finnish ownership in nationally important
companies and increase the value of its holdings in the long run. Investment
activities are based on financial analysis. The core of Solidium's investment
strategy is proper, value enhancing asset management of the current holdings.
Through its stakes, Solidium is a minority owner in ten listed companies: Elisa,
Kemira, Metso, Outokumpu, Rautaruukki, Sampo, Sponda, Stora Enso, TeliaSonera
and Tieto. The market value of Solidium's investments is approximately EUR 9.4
billion at the date of this press release. Further information: www.solidium.fi.
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