• Herlin

    Antti Herlin

    Chairman of the Board of Sanoma since 2013. Board member since 2010. Term ends in 2016. Chairman of the Executive Committee.

    Independent of the company.

    Born 1956, Finnish citizen.

    D.Sc. (Econ.) h.c. (The State University of Economics and Finance of St. Petersburg), D.Sc.(Econ.) h.c. (Helsinki School of Economics), D.Sc. (Art and Design) h.c. (University of Art and Design Helsinki), D.Sc. (Tech.) h.c. (The Aalto University schools of technology)

    Chairman of the Board of KONE Corporation since 2003. Vice Chairman of KONE Corporation 1996–2003 and CEO 1996–2006.

    Key board memberships
    KONE Corporation (Finland) (Chairman), Holding Manutas Oy (Finland) (Chairman), Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company (Finland) (Supervisory Board) (Vice Chairman), Security Trading Oy (Finland) (Chairman), Thorsvik Invest Oy (Finland) (Chairman)

    Other board memberships or positions of trust
    The Federation of Finnish Technology Industries (Finland), KONE Corporation Centennial Foundation (Finland) (Chairman), Tiina & Antti Herlin Foundation (Finland) (Chairman), Confederation of Finnish Industries (Finland)

  • Ala-Pietilä

    Pekka Ala-Pietilä

    Vice Chairman of the Board of Sanoma since 2015. Board member since 2014, term ends in 2017. Member of the Executive Committee.

    Independent of the company and major shareholders.

    Born 1957, Finnish citizen

    M.Sc. (Econ.), D.Sc. (Tech.) h.c., D.Sc. h.c.

    Chairman of the Board, Huhtamäki Oyj.

    Co-founder and CEO of Blyk Services Oy 2006–2012. Various positions with Nokia 1984–1992, among others as President of Nokia Corporation 1999–2005 and Group Executive Board Member 1992–2005.

    Key Board memberships
    Huhtamäki Oyj (Finland) (Chairman), Pöyry Plc (Finland), Supervisory Board at SAP AG (Germany), Blyk International Ltd (Chairman).

  • Brunila

    Anne Brunila

    Sanoma Board member since 2013, term ends in 2016. Chairman of the Audit Committee. Independent of the company and major shareholders.

    Born 1957, Finnish citizen

    Ph.D. (Econ.), D.Sc. (Econ.) h.c.

    Professor of Practice, Hanken School of Economics (Finland)

    Executive Vice President, Corporate Relations and Strategy and Member of the Management Team of Fortum 2009–2012. President and CEO of the Finnish Forest Industries Federation 2006–2009, Director General in the Finnish Ministry of Finance 2003-2006, several positions in the Bank of Finland 1991-1999, Economic Advisor in the European Commission 2000-2002.

    Key Board memberships
    Sampo Plc (Finland), KONE Plc (Finland), Stora Enso Oyj (Finland)

    Other Board memberships or positions of trust
    The Board of Aalto University Foundation (Chairman), the Research Institute of the Finnish Economy ETLA, the Finnish Business and Policy Forum EVA

  • Ittonen

    Nils Ittonen

    Sanoma board member since 2014, term ends in 2017. Member of the Audit Committee and the Executive Committee. Independent of the company.

    Born 1954, Finnish citizen

    B.Sc. (Econ.)

    Various positions with Sanoma Group 1977–2010, among others as Group Treasurer, Senior Vice President of Group Treasury, Real Estate and Risk Management. Member of the Executive Management Group 1999–2007.

    Key board membership
    Jane and Aatos Erkko Foundation (Finland)(Chairman)

  • Seppälä

    Rafaela Seppälä

    Sanoma Board member since 2008, term ends in 2017. Member of the Human Resources Committee. Independent of the company and major shareholders.

    Born 1954, Finnish citizen

    M.Sc. (Journalism)

    SanomaWSOY Board member 1999–2003, President of Lehtikuva Oy 2001–2004, Project Manager at Helsinki Media Company Oy 1994–2000, Sanoma Corporation Board member 1994–1999.

    Key board memberships
    Globart Projects Oy (Finland) (Chairman), Adtile Technologies Inc.(USA)

    Other board memberships or positions of trust
    Villa Ensi Foundation (Finland), Guggenheim Helsinki Supporting Foundation (Finland) (Vice Chairman), ELO Foundation for the Promotion of Finnish Food Culture (Finland)

  • Duinhoven

    Susan Duinhoven

    Sanoma Board member since 8 April 2015, term ends in 2018. Independent of major shareholders.

    Born 1965, Dutch citizen

    Ph.D. (Physical Chemistry), B.S. (Physical Chemistry)

    President and CEO of Sanoma and the Chair of the Executive Management Group of Sanoma as of 1 October 2015. CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board at Koninklijke Wegener N.V. (The Netherlands) 2013–2015. CEO of Western Europe at Thomas Cook Group Plc (The Netherlands, Belgium and France) 2012–2013. CEO at Thomas Cook Nederland B.V. 2010–2011. Managing Director of Benelux & New Acquisitions Europe at Reader’s Digest 2008–2010. CEO at De Gule Sider A/S (Denmark) 2005–2007. COO & Marketing Director at De Telefoongids (The Netherlands) 2002–2005.

  • Ihamuotila

    Mika Ihamuotila

    Sanoma board member since 2013, term ends in 2016. Member of the Human Resources Committee. Independent of the company and major shareholders.

    Born 1964, Finnish citizen

    Ph.D. (Econ.)

    Chairman of the Board and CEO of Marimekko Corporation since 2015. 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.

    Key board memberships
    Rovio Entertainment Ltd (Finland)

  • Koopmans

    Denise Koopmans

    Sanoma Board member since 8 April 2015, term ends in 2018. Independent of the company and major shareholders.

    Born 1962, Dutch citizen

    LL.M., AMP Harvard Business School, IDP Insead.

    Independent Board Director. Managing Director of the Legal & Regulatory Division at Wolters Kluwer Law & Business (The Netherlands) 2011–2014. CEO at LexisNexis Intelligence Solutions and LexisNexis Analytics (France) and a member of the Senior Leadership team at LexisNexis International (UK) 2007–2011. Various senior executive roles at Altran Group (France, USA, Spain) 2000–2007.

    Other board memberships or positions of trust
    Supervisory Board Member of Wenk AG, Board of Trustees at WWF Netherlands.

  • Öistämö

    Kai Öistämö

    Sanoma Board member since 2011, term ends in 2017. Chairman of the Human Resources Committee. Independent of the company and major shareholders.

    Born 1964, Finnish citizen

    M.Sc. (Eng.) , Ph.D (Tech.)

    Chairman of the Board of Directors, Oikian Solutions Oy (Finland)

    Strategic Advisor, Nokia 2014. Prior to that, various positions at Nokia 1991–2014.

    Other board memberships or positions of trust
    InterDigital Inc. (US), Helvar Oy (Finland) (Chairman), Fastems Oy (Finland) (Chairman), Digia Oyj (Finland), University of Tampere (Finland) (Chairman), the Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation (Tekes) (Finland) (Chairman)

  • Langenskiöld

    Robin Langenskiöld

    Sanoma Board member since 2013. Term ends in 2018. Member of the Audit Committee. Independent of the company and major shareholders.

    Born 1946, Finnish citizen

    B.Sc. (Econ.)

    Member of the Board of Sanoma Osakeyhtiö 1990–1999 and SanomaWSOY Corporation 1999–2008.

  • Duinhoven

    Susan Duinhoven

    President and CEO, Sanoma

    Ph.D. (Physical Chemistry), B.S. (Physical Chemistry)

    Born 1965, Dutch citizen

    Chair of the Executive Management Group of Sanoma

    Served as CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board at Koninklijke Wegener N.V. (the Netherlands) 2013–2015. CEO of Western Europe at Thomas Cook Group Plc (the Netherlands, Belgium and France) 2012–2013. CEO at Thomas Cook Nederland B.V. 2010–2011. Managing Director of Benelux & New Acquisitions Europe at Reader’s Digest 2008–2010. CEO at De Gule Sider A/S (Denmark) 2005–2007. COO & Marketing Director at De Telefoongids (the Netherlands) 2002–2005

    Key board memberships or positions of trust
    Sanoma Board of Directors

  • Ignatius

    Kim Ignatius

    CFO, Sanoma

    B.Sc. (Econ.)

    Born 1956, Finnish citizen

    Member of the Executive Management Group of Sanoma since 2008

    Served TeliaSonera 2000–2008 as Executive Vice President and CFO. Previously served Tamro Corporation as CFO and as a member of the Executive Board, among others.

    Key board memberships or positions of trust
    Fortum Corporation (Member of the Board and Chairman of the Audit Committee)

  • Kalsta

    Pia Kalsta

    CEO Sanoma Media Finland (as of 1 March 2015)

    M.Sc. (Econ.)

    Born 1970, Finnish citizen

    Member of the Executive Management Group of Sanoma as of 1 March 2015

    Served Nelonen Media 2001–2015. President 2014–2015, President, acting 2013–2014, Senior Vice President, Head of Consumer Business, Marketing & Business Development 2012–2013, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing 2008–2012, Vice President, Sales 2006–2008, Marketing Manager 2001–2006, among others. Several positions at SCA Hygiene Products e.g. as Key Account Manager, Product Manager and Marketing Manager 1996–2001

  • Martin

    John Martin

    CEO, Sanoma Learning

    Ph.D. in Molecular Biology, B.Sc. (Hons) in Biochemistry

    Born 1970, British citizen

    Member of the Executive Management Group of Sanoma since 2011

    CEO of Sanoma Digital (ad interim) 2014, Chief Strategy & Digital Officer of Sanoma 2011–2013, Chief Operating Officer, Learning at Sanoma Learning 2009–2011. Director of ContentConnected, consulting on online publishing and information services 2006–2009. Chief Commercial Officer in the Executive Board of Swets Information Services 2004–2006 and Managing Director of Swets & Zeitlinger Publishers 2001–2003. Various roles in scientific publishing at Swets and Wolters Kluwer 1996-2001

  • de Mönnink

    Peter de Mönnink

    CEO Sanoma Media BeNe

    Born 1963, Dutch citizen

    Member of the Executive Management Group of Sanoma since 2014

    CEO of Reed Business Information International and the Netherlands 2009–2013, Global Chief Strategy & Internet Officer 2002–2008. Joined Reed Business in 1988 and held several leadership positions within the company as Publisher, Managing Director for the Elsevier Media, and Internet Director, among others.

    Key board memberships or positions of trust
    Executive Committee and General Board Dutch Publishers Association, external member of the Achmea members council with business expertise, Supervisory board of the Linda Foundation