Mika Ihamuotila (b. 1964)

Chairman of the Board

Term of office: 2021
Ph.D. (Econ.)
Principal occupation: Chairman of the Board of Marimekko Corporation, 2016–

  • Chairman of the Board and CEO of Marimekko Corporation, 2015–2016
  • President and CEO of Marimekko Corporation, 2008–2015
  • President and CEO of Sampo Bank plc, 2001–2007
  • President and CEO of Mandatum Bank Plc, 2000–2001
  • Executive Director of Mandatum Bank Plc, 1998–2000
  • Partner of Mandatum & Co Ltd, 1994–1998
  • Visiting scholar of Yale University (USA), 1992–1993
  • Member of the Board of Rovio Entertainment Ltd, 2013–2020
  • Chairman of the Board of Rovio Entertainment Ltd, 2017–2020
  • Member of the Board of Sanoma Corporation, 2013–
  • Chairman of the Board of the Mannerheim Foundation, 2017–

Elina Björklund (b. 1970)

Vice Chairman of the Board, Chairman of the Audit and Remuneration Committee

Term of office: 2021
M.Sc. (Econ.), IDBM Pro
Principal occupation: CEO of Reima Ltd, 2012–

  • Partner and Director of BIetBI Advisors (Shanghai, China), 2011–2012
  • Vice President Marketing in Fiskars Corporation’s Home division and Member of Executive Board, 2009–2010
  • Several executive positions and Member of Executive Board in Iittala Group Ltd, 2005–2009
  • Development Manager of Iittala Group Ltd, 2004–2005
  • CEO of Ebit Oy, 2001–2004
  • Deputy Managing Director of Merita Securities Ltd (current Nordea), 1998–1999
  • Chief Equity Analyst of Merita Securities Ltd, 1996–1999
  • Equity Analyst of Kansallis-Osake-Pankki Equity Research, 1994–1995
  • Member of the Board of Directors and Audit Committee of Finnair plc, 2009–2012
  • Member of the Board of the HSE Foundation, 2013– and Vice Chairman of the Board, 2018–
  • Member of the Board of The Finnish-Russian Chamber of Commerce, 2016– and Vice Chairman of the Board, 2018–
  • Member of EVA Supervisory Board, 2016–
  • Member of the Board of Business Finland, 2018–
  • Member of the Board of Taaleri Plc, 2019–

Carol Chen (b. 1967)

Member of the Board of Directors

Term of office: 2021
Master’s degree in Marketing
Principal occupation: Co-CEO of Semir, 2019–

  • General Manager of Alibaba’s Tmall Sports Business, 2018–2019
  • Vice President and General Manager (Converse, Asia Pacific) at Nike, 2015–2018
  • Vice President and General Manager (Territories and Sales, Greater China) at Nike, 2014
  • Vice President (Global sales, Global Basketball / USA) at Nike, 2012–2014
  • Category General Manager (Sportswear, Greater China) at Nike, 2009–2012
  • Different positions in marketing as well as business and strategic planning at Nike, 1996–2009
  • Marketing Manager of McDonald’s, 1994–1996
  • Account Manager of DDB Needham Worldwide, 1992 –1994

Mikko-Heikki Inkeroinen (b. 1987)

Member of the Board of Directors, member of the Audit and Remuneration Committee

Term of office: 2021
M.Soc.Sc.
Principal occupation: Chief Digital Officer of Kamux Corporation, 2018–

  • Head of Digital Commerce of POWER International AS, 2015–2018
  • Marketing & E-commerce manager, member of company steering group of Expert ASA Oy, 2010–2015
  • Member of the Board of OIKIO Digital Performance Agency Oy, 2018–

Catharina Stackelberg-Hammarén (b. 1970)

Member of the Board of Directors, member of the Audit and Remuneration Committee

Term of office: 2021
M.Sc. (Econ.), Hanken School of Economics
Principal occupation: Founder and Executive Chairman of Marketing Clinic, 2019–

  • Managing Director of Coca-Cola Finland, 2003–2004 & 2000–2002
  • Managing Director of Coca-Cola AB, 2002–2003
  • Founder and Managing Director of Marketing Clinic, 2004–2019
  • Marketing Director of Coca-Cola Nordic & Baltic Division (Copenhagen, Denmark), 2000
  • Consumer Marketing Manager of Coca-Cola Finland, 1996–2000
  • Marketing Manager of Sentra plc, 1994–1996
  • Member of the Board of Mint of Finland Ltd, 2004–2011
  • Member of the Board of Tradedoubler Ltd, 2006–2007
  • Member of the Board of EQ Plc, 2011–2012
  • Member of the Board of Stiftelsen Svenska Handelshögskolan, 2011–2016
  • Member of the Board of Aktia Bank Plc, 2012–2019
  • Member of the Board of Cision AB, 2013–2014
  • Member of the Board of Jokerit Hockey Club Oy, 2013–2014
  • Member of the Board of Scan Securities Ab 1996–
  • Member of the Board of Alma Media Corporation, 2009–
  • Member of the Board of Royal Unibrew Plc, 2019–

Tomoki Takebayashi (b. 1976)

Member of the Board of Directors

Term of office: 2021
MBA, INSEAD
Principal occupation: CEO & Representative Director of Christian Dior Japan 2021–

  • CEO of Bottega Veneta Japan & Guam, 2015–2021
  • Executive Vice President, COO of Kate Spade Japan, 2012–2015
  • Engagement Manager of McKinsey & Company, 2008–2012
  • Different positions in auditing and financial management at General Electric Company, 2003–2006
  • Transaction services at PWC, 2000–2003