15 December 2016

Neste appoints Christian Ståhlberg as General Counsel and member of the Neste Executive Board

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Neste Corporation
Stock Exchange Release
15 December 2016 at 3 pm. (EET)

Neste appoints Christian Ståhlberg as General Counsel and member of the Neste Executive Board

Christian Ståhlberg (42), M.Sc. (Laws), has been appointed as General Counsel of Neste Corporation and member of the Neste Executive Board. He will join Neste on 1 July 2017, at the latest, and will report to President and CEO Matti Lievonen. Neste's current General Counsel Matti Hautakangas will move to Houston, to take the responsibility of leading Neste's legal operations in North America.

Christian Ståhlberg will transfer to Neste from Rettig Group.

 "I am happy to have Christian to lead our legal operations and to strengthen our Executive Board. He is an experienced corporate lawyer and his previous work history in Neste supports this nomination", says President and CEO Matti Lievonen.

Neste Corporation

Osmo Kammonen
Senior Vice President, Communications and Brand Marketing

More information: President & CEO Matti Lievonen, tel. +358 10 458 11

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Neste (NESTE, Nasdaq Helsinki) creates sustainable choices for the needs of transport, businesses and consumers.  Our global range of products and services allows customers to lower their carbon footprint by combining high-quality renewable products and oil products to tailor-made service solutions. We are the world's largest producer of renewable diesel refined from waste and residues, and we are also bringing renewable solutions to the aviation and plastics industries. We want to be a reliable partner, whose expertise, R&D and sustainable practices are widely respected. In 2015, Neste's net sales stood at EUR 11 billion, and we were on the Global 100 list of the 100 most sustainable companies in the world. Read more: neste.com