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Inside information:The President and CEO of Neste Matti Lehmus leaves his position

Stock Exchange Release, Inside Information, 29 April 2024 at 9.00 p.m. (EET)

The Board of Directors of Neste Corporation and Matti Lehmus, President and CEO since May 2022, have reached a mutual agreement that Matti Lehmus will leave his position as the President and CEO. In order to secure an orderly transition to the new President and CEO, Lehmus will continue as President and CEO until his successor starts.

The Board of Directors has initiated a search process for a new President and CEO.

Neste Corporation
Board of Directors

For further information: Matti Kähkönen, Chair of the Board of Directors, please contact Neste's media service, tel. +358 800 94025 / (weekdays from 8.30 a.m. to 4.00 p.m. EET).

Neste in brief

Neste (NESTE, Nasdaq Helsinki) creates solutions for combating climate change and accelerating a shift to a circular economy. The company refines waste, residues and innovative raw materials into renewable fuels and sustainable feedstock for plastics and other materials.

As the world’s leading producer of sustainable aviation fuel and renewable diesel and a forerunner in developing renewable and circular feedstock solutions for polymers and chemicals, Neste helps its customers to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions by at least 20 million tons annually by 2030.

The company’s ambition is to make the Porvoo oil refinery in Finland the most sustainable refinery in Europe by 2030. Neste is committed to reaching carbon-neutral production by 2035, and will reduce the carbon emission intensity of sold products by 50% by 2040. Neste has also set high standards for biodiversity, human rights and the supply chain. The company has consistently been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices and the Global 100 list of the world’s most sustainable companies. In 2023, Neste's revenue stood at EUR 22.9 billion. Read more: