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Algol Chemicals appoints new Managing Director
M.Sc. (Eng.), eMBA Mr. Juha Jokinen (43) has started as the Managing Director of Algol Chemicals Oy as of April 15, 2013. In that capacity, he is also a member of the Executive Board of the Algol Group.
Juha’s most recent positions have been within the top management of Suominen Nonwovens and the Suominen Group (a listed Finnish company with some 1,200 employees). Previously, he has held senior positions relating to business development, sales and marketing in Yara, Kemira Growhow and Akzo Nobel. He has gained international experience while living in Singapore, Indonesia, Belgium and Norway.
- I am confident that Juha’s broad industry experience combined with his determination and drive for development will serve to strengthen the business of Algol Chemicals to the benefit of our customers and suppliers, states Alexander Bargum, CEO of Algol Group and Chairman of the Board of Algol Chemicals Oy