Management Group

Management Group of Tulikivi Corporation

Heikki Vauhkonen (b.1970)

LLM, BBA. Managing Director of Tulikivi Corporation. Member of the Management Group since 2001. Has worked for Tulikivi since 1997.

Other key positions of trust:
Member of the Supervisory Board of Fennia since 2011, Member of the Board of Directors of Suomen Lähienergialiitto ry since 2015, Member of the Board of Directors of Rakennusteollisuus RTT ry since 2012, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Finnish Stone Research Foundation since 2015.

Primary work experience:
Tulikivi Corporation: Managing Director, since August 2013
Tulikivi Corporation: Chairman of the Board of Directors April 2013 - August 2013
Tulikivi Corporation: Managing Director 2007-2013
Tulikivi Corporation: Marketing Director 2002-2007
Tulikivi U.S., Inc.: Vice President 1997-2001

Tulikivi Corporation share ownership:
Series K shares: 5 809 500
Series A shares: 674 920

 

 

Jouko Toivanen, (b.1967).

D.Sc. (Tech.), M.Sc. (Eng.). Director of Finance and Administration. Member of the Management Group since 1995. Has worked for Tulikivi since 1993.

Other key positions of trust:
Member of the Board of Directors of the Finnish Natural Stone Association.

Primary work experience:
Tulikivi Corporation: Director of Finance and Administration since 2013
Tulikivi Corporation: Director, lining and interior decoration stone products 2011-2013
Tulikivi Corporation: Director of Natural Stone Products Business 2003-2011
Tulikivi Corporation: Financial Director 2001-2007
Tulikivi Group: Manager of operational accounting and management systems 1999-2001
Tulikivi Corporation: Financial Manager 1997-1999
Tulikivi Corporation: Accounting Manager 1995-1997

Tulikivi Corporation share ownership:
Series K shares: 100 000
Series A shares: 1 506 259

 

Markku Prättälä (b.1967)

Automation technician. Sales Director, Finland. Member of the Management Group since 2015. Has worked for Tulikivi since 2009.


Other key positions of trust: -

Primary work experience:
Tulikivi Corporation:Sales Director, Finland since 2015
Tulikivi Corporation: Sales Manager 2013-2015
Tulikivi Corporation: Factory and Product Manager 2009-2013
Tulikivi Corporation: Sales Manager/Kermansavi-fireplaces 2006-2008
Kermansavi Oy: Sales Manager 2004-2006
Varkauden Educa: Managing Director 2003


Tulikivi Corporation share ownership:
Series A shares: 15 525

 

Martti Purtola (b.1966)

M.Sc. (Eng.). Director Sales & marketing Germany and lining stone. Member of the Management Group since 2015. Has worked for Tulikivi 1999-2005 and since 2008.

Other key positions of trust:
-

Primary work experience:
Tulikivi Corporation: Sales Director, Germany and lining stones since 2015
Director, saunas and design fireplaces 2011-2014
Business Development Manager 2009-2011
Product Manager 2008-2009
Kesla Oyj: Sales Manager 2006-2008
Tulikivi Corporation: Product Manager 2003-2006
Kiantastone Oy: Marketing Manager 1999-2002
Halton Oy: product development engineer 1996-1999
Enerpac Oy: Sales Engineer 1992-1996


Tulikivi Corporation share ownership:
Series A shares: 5 000

 

 

Simo Kortelainen (b.1980)

M.Sc. (Econ.). Manager of soapstone production and mining. Member of the Management Group since 2015. Has worked for Tulikivi since 2008.

Other key positions of trust:
-

Primary work experience: Soapstone production and mining.


Tulikivi Corporation share ownership:
No shareholding

 

Jari Sutinen (b.1962)

D.Sc. (Tech.). Product development manager. Member of the Management Group since 2015. Has worked for Tulikivi since 2005.

Other key positions of trust:
Member of the Varparanta water cooperative 2007-2016.

Primary work experience:
Tulikivi Corporation: Product Development Manager since 2009
Tulikivi Corporation: Laboratory Manager 2005-2009
IVO Ltd/Fortum Ltd/Enprima Ltd: research engineer, product manager, Engineering Consultant 1998-2005
Tampere University of Technology: researcher 1990-1998


Tulikivi Corporation share ownership:
Series A shares: 15 000