Tuomo Vepsäläinen has extensive experience of business-oriented financial management and strategy work. He has previously worked in financial administration positions at UPM and as a consultant at Boston Consulting Group. Tuomo Vepsäläinen will reporting to CFO Jukka Erlund and Matti Virtanen, President of the car trade division.
"I am excited to join Kesko. The car sector is undergoing a transformation both locally and globally. I believe that our new strategy and its successful execution will make K-Auto and the brands it represents one of the winners of this transformation. For me, raising the financial performance of Kesko's car trade to a new level will be crucial."
The current VP, Finance for the car trade division, Marja Tikka, has been appointed as VP, Finance for Kesko's leisure trade. Marja Tikka will be reporting to Mia Kaitaharju, VP, Finance, building and technical trade, and leisure trade SVP Sami Kiiski.