Posti announces new senior management appointments

Timo Karppinen is to join the board of Finnish Posti Group and take the appointment of CFO commencing 1st February. At the same time, Timo Koskinen is to be the Group Senior Vice President, Human Resources commencing in Spring 21.

Karppinen comes to the role in Posti from DNA where he was CFO. Koskinen joins the postal operator from VR Group where he was Senior Vice President of Human Resources.

“The coronavirus pandemic has further accelerated the disruption that has been taking place in Posti’s operating environment, and we must be able to meet the demands placed on us by these changes. With the experience, vision and capabilities of this team, we will further build Posti into a modern delivery and fulfillment company,” says Turkka Kuusisto, President and CEO of Posti Group.

“Posti has been highly successful amid the developments taking place in the market, and the industry will continue to evolve significantly. I’m delighted to have the opportunity to join the company at this time of vigorous transformation. I’m convinced that the experience and skills I’ve gained both in Finland and abroad will support the advancement of the company,” says Timo Karppinen, who joins Posti as CFO.

“Meeting the challenges of traditional business as well as realizing vast growth opportunities in other business areas will require concerted efforts from all Posti personnel. I’m thrilled and excited to join in the journey of renewing the company together with the employees,” says Timo Koskinen, who joins Posti as Senior Vice President, Human Resources.