Mikko Laakso has been appointed as Sales Director of AK Roll Service as of 12 August 2019.
Mikko has solid experience in the development and management of production and maintenance operations in the paper industry as well as in sales positions. He has previously worked at the UPM Tervasaari factory, BillerudKorsnäs and in the sales of paper industry chemicals at BASF.
At AK Roll Service, Mikko Laakso will be responsible for the marketing and sales of maintenance services as well as business development.
Jyrki Mattila, who was previously in charge of selling maintenance services to customers in Finland, has decided to leave AK Roll Service. The changes of duties and the transfer of related information have already been completed.
“Mikko’s experience and expertise provide a great outset for understanding our specialised service as well as the active development of our sales. I am confident that he will succeed in this new position. I would also like to thank Jyrki for everything he has done for AK Roll Service, and I wish him the best of luck in the future”, said Mika Simi, Managing Director of AK Roll Service.