uncategorized ยท 1/29/2013

Neste Oil appoints Sam Holmberg Director of Traffic Services, Finland at Oil Retail

Neste Oil Corporation
Press Release
29 January 2013 at 9.00 a.m. (EET)

Neste Oil appoints Sam Holmberg Director of Traffic Services, Finland at Oil Retail

Sam Holmberg (M.Sc. (Eng.), 43) has been appointed Director, Traffic Services, Finland in Neste Oil's Oil Retail business area as of 11 February 2013. He will be responsible for network sales at over 800 service and unmanned stations in Finland, and will report to Sakari Toivola, Executive Vice President, Oil Retail.

Holmberg will join Neste Oil from ExxonMobil, where his responsibilities have included managing projects in Europe, Africa, and the Middle East, global strategic planning, pricing, and marketing.

"We are very happy to welcome Holmberg to the Neste Oil team. He has extensive experience of major international projects and a comprehensive understanding of the retail business," says Executive Vice President, Oil Retail Sakari Toivola.

Neste Oil Corporation

Osmo Kammonen
Senior Vice President, Communications, Marketing and Public Affairs

Further information:
Sakari Toivola, Executive Vice President, Oil Retail, tel. +358 (0)50 458 4450

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 15.4 billion in 2011 and employs around 5,000 people, and is listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki.

Oil Retail in brief
Oil Retail has a network of 1,145 stations and acts as a key marketing channel for Neste Oil's premium-quality, low-emission products. Oil Retail's goal is to be the leader in its selected markets, and is a major marketer and supplier of petroleum products in Finland, Northwest Russia, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland.