Neste Oil Corporation
5 April 2013 at 10 a.m. (EET)
Neste Oil's Stakeholder Advisory Panel appointed
Neste Oil's Board of Directors has invited representatives of the company's stakeholders to join a Stakeholder Advisory Panel that has been established to promote discussion between Neste Oil and its stakeholders on subjects such as the company's operations, business development, and changes in its operating environment.
The following members will continue as members of the Stakeholder Advisory Panel:
· Pia Kauma (Chair), Member of the Finnish Parliament
· Tarja Cronberg, Member of the European Parliament
· Mikael Jungner, Member of the Finnish Parliament
· Vuokko Lahti, Journalist
· Annika Lapintie, Member of the Finnish Parliament
· Mika Niikko, Member of the Finnish Parliament
· Eero Suutari, Member of the Finnish Parliament
· Katja Taimela, Member of the Finnish Parliament
· Kimmo Tiilikainen, Member of the Finnish Parliament
In addition, three employees proposed by Neste Oil's personnel will take part in the Panel's work, as previously. The Panel's term of office is one year and it will meet twice a year. As membership is considered a position of trust, members will not be paid monthly remuneration. They will, however, receive payment for attending meetings, which has been set at EUR 1,500 for the Chair and EUR 1,000 for members. Members will also be reimbursed their travelling costs in accordance with Neste Oil's travel policy.
Neste Oil Corporation
Director, Corporate Communications
For further information, please contact Mr Matti Hautakangas, General Counsel, tel. +358 (0)50 458 5350
Neste Oil in brief
Neste Oil Corporation is a refining and marketing company concentrating on low-emission, high-quality traffic fuels. The company produces a comprehensive range of major petroleum products and is the world's leading supplier of renewable diesel. Neste Oil had net sales of EUR 17.9 billion in 2012 and employs around 5,000 people, and is listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki.
Neste Oil is included in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index and the Ethibel Pioneer Investment Register, and has featured in The Global 100 list of the world's most sustainable corporations for many years. Forest Footprint Disclosure (FFD) has ranked Neste Oil as one of the best performers in the oil & gas sector. Further information: www.nesteoil.com