The technology group Wärtsilä has appointed Hanna-Maria Heikkinen, M.Sc. (Econ.), as the new Vice President, Investor Relations as of 1 July 2021. Heikkinen will be responsible for heading Wärtsilä’s Investor Relations team and will report to Arjen Berends, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. She succeeds Natalia Valtasaari, who has taken on a new position outside Wärtsilä.
“I am very pleased to have Hanna-Maria joining us as the head of the Investor Relations team. With her wide experience and proven track-record, she will help us develop the IR function and its offering further,” comments Arjen Berends.
“I am excited to join Wärtsilä and its innovative team. Wärtsilä has a leading position in the decarbonisation of the maritime and energy markets, and I see lots of potential in the company. I’m looking forward to serving Wärtsilä’s existing and future shareholders in the best possible and modern way,” says Hanna-Maria Heikkinen.